3rd London Gas & LNG Forum 2016 Speakers


Toula Onoufriou

President, Cyprus Hydrocarbons Company Ltd

Professor Toula Onoufriou is the President of the Cyprus Hydrocarbons Company and Member of the First Expert Advisory Team advising the President and the Government of Cyprus on Hydrocarbons Developments. She is also the Vice Rector for Academic Affairs of the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT), a Professor of Infrastructure Reliability and Management and an Academic Visitor at Imperial College (UK).

Professor Onoufriou is also the Vice-Chair of the First National Advisory Committee which advises the President and the Government of Cyprus on a New National Strategy for Research, Innovation and Technology Development. She obtained her PhD from the Imperial College (UK) in Offshore Structures and a DIC in Structural Engineering with a Scholarship from Imperial College.

She is a top graduate of the Civil Engineering Department (BEng, First Class Honours) of City University (UK) where she was also awarded the Renie Prize. She combines extensive experience within the offshore oil and gas industry and in academia and she was awarded the Stanley Gray Award by the Institute of Marine Engineers UK for the Best Publication on Marine Technology.

She has also been an invited speaker at the US Congress, the European Commission and many other high level international events on Prospects and Implications of Hydrocarbon Discoveries in the Eastern Mediterranean.