leonardo salvadori

Leonardo Salvadori

Managing Director Italy

Dr Salvadori has over 30 years of international exploration, business development and general management experience.

Dr Salvadori has worked in Libya and Norway as an explorationist and in Italy with exploration and new ventures roles, focusing on international asset evaluations, portfolio development and corporate acquisitions, with a specific focus on the Middle East, Africa, Asia and North Sea.

From 2001 to 2006 Dr Salvadori headed up large exploration departments operated by Eni in Indonesia and Egypt, in both of which he was responsible for several significant successes, including new concessions acquisitions and several discoveries from onshore to deep water. In 2006, he left ENI to join Dana Gas Egypt, where he worked for 9 years covering top managerial roles in exploration, business development and general management delivering outstanding results with 13 discoveries and the acquisition of 3 prolific new exploration blocks in combination with production records and world class asset Integrity management. In November 2015 Dr Salvadori joined Sound Energy, where he achieved a successful new venture activity in Italy and Morocco as Business Development Director and drilled a deep HP well in northern Italy as Managing Director of the Sound Energy Italian business unit.