Avent Energy Limited

Welcome to Advent Energy

Advent Energy was formed in 2004 and is an unlisted oil and gas exploration and production company based in Perth, Western Australia.

Advent has assembled an attractive portfolio of assets both on and offshore Australia that have had an estimated $156 million spent on historic exploration. All permits are located next to a ready market and/or excellent infrastructure, thereby maximising Advent’s ability to optimise any resources.

Included in the portfolio is:

  • Petroleum Exploration Permit 11 in the offshore Sydney Basin. This permit has been assessed to contain several multi-Tcf targets adjacent to the major population region of Sydney and excellent port and power infrastructure.
  • Retention Licence 1 (comprising the Weaber Gas Field), and Exploration Permit 386, in the Onshore Bonaparte Basin. Near term development opportunities of conventional resources for local markets complements the vast unconventional shale gas resources recently revealed. Advent's management and board members hold over 75 years combined oil industry experience. Available to assist them is an exceptional advisory panel with international oil industry experience.

Advent has a strong board with exceptional experience.

  • Mr David Breeze - Executive Director: A professional company director with extensive experience in transaction structuring, corporate advisory and funding for listed and unlisted companies.
  • Mr Ding Gui Ming: Geology Advisory Panel Chair, a former Chinese Government Vice Minister. He previously held the positions of President of Daqing Oil and Head of Exploration for the China National Petroleum Company (CNPC), where he directed the exploration activity of more than 20 oilfields in China. Mr Ding last served as Commissioner of the China State Asset Administration Office, where he reported directly to the Prime Minister’s office and supervised the reform of major Chinese state enterprises.
  • Mr Goh Hock - Chairman: Former President of Schlumberger Asia and then a Global Divisional President of Schlumberger during a 25 year career in the oil and gas industry spanning more than ten countries in Asia, the Middle East and Europe.
  • Mr Eng Hin Tan: A private investor who previously worked with Schlumberger Oilfield Services in India, Brunei, Indonesia and Malaysia.
  • Ms Deborah Ambrosini: Company Secretary & Executive Director.
    Deborah is a corporate accountant with over 10 years experience in accounting and business development spanning the biotechnology, mining, IT communications and financial services sectors.  She has extensive experience in financial and business planning, compliance and taxation.  Deborah is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and also holds the position of Company Secretary for other publicly listed entitites BPH Corporate Ltd, Grandbridge Limited and MEC Resources Limited.