Gulbrand Wangen

Gulbrand Wangen

Regional Director Africa, Brazil, India and Midstream
Phone: (+47) 917 08 055

Tor Øivind Tanum

Energy contact Person Norwegian embassy in Abuja - counsellor
Phone: 234 (0) 9291 5487


1 forthcoming event, 2 past events. Latest update 21 April 2017

  • Nigeria network meeting - Egina Floater Expand Minimize 8 May 2017

    Afternoon meeting: 14:30 - 17:00
    With Executive Director Business Development Jide Jadesimi from LADOL (Lagos Deep Offshore Logistics Base).
    For partners. Non-partners may request admission.


5 presentations. Latest update 14 March 2016

  • NNPC – The new structure and leadership Expand Minimize Willy Olsen, Special Advisor, INTSOK, 14 March 2016

    President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate unbundling of NNPC into seven independent operational units.
    Five of the seven operational units will be strictly business-focused in line with global best practices of national oil companies.
    New units are Upstream, Downstream, Gas & Power, Refineries, Ventures, Corporate Planning & Services and Finance and Accounts.

  • Nigeria - the oil and gas strategy under the new leadership Expand Minimize Willy Olsen, Special Advisor, INTSOK, 20 January 2016

    1. President Buhari is controlling the oil sector
    2. They key ministers in his government
    3. The government is spending and borrowing more
    4. Maintaining production of oil and gas is a challenge
    5. Nigeria’s deepwater projects – a status report
    6. Natural gas development are important for the President
    7. Nigerian Content policies under the new leadership

  • Nigeria - Changes and Challenges Expand Minimize Willy Olsen, Special Advisor, INTSOK, 17 August 2015

    Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has initiated a massive restructuring of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), firing all managing directors and appointing a new management to transform NNPC in a more commercial direction. The President has removed the regulatory functions from the new NNPC and a new regulatory body will be established.
    This presentation, by INTSOK Special Advisor Willy Olsen, looks at who will head the 'new' NNPC, the new policies and challenges, both for NNPC and Nigeria as a whole.

  • Nigeria - new president, new policies Expand Minimize Willy Olsen, INTSOK Special Advisor, 7 April 2015

    1. Nigeria has elected a veteran as president
    2. What influenced the voters and the challenges for the new president?
    3. A new president who was involved in military coups
    4. Candidates for key government positions
    5. The President has to face new oil challenges
    6. Lower oil price – less money to spend
    7. He wants more transparency and accountability

  • NOSCA Partnership Meeting Expand Minimize Gulbrand Wangen, Regional Director INTSOK, 18 September 2014

    Some Reflections on Market Entry into Nigeria.

    Be aware that the first two pages have content in Norwegian.

Priority projects

0 project.

Currently no published projects for Nigeria.


4 reports. Latest update 5 July 2016

  • Nigeria Offshore Market Report 2016-2020 – Revised edition Expand Minimize INTSOK (Rystad Energy), 5 July 2016

    This report is based on the 2015 Annual Offshore Market Report by Rystad Energy.
    2016 Revision and compilation by INTSOK.
    All data and figures by Rystad Energy.

  • Doing Business in Nigeria Expand Minimize Strachan Partners, 29 September 2014

    Nigeria is ripe for investment, long term investment. It has a huge domestic market, an aggressive private sector, and a reasonably well educated labour force.

    The report is prepared by Strachan Partners, a full-service commercial law firm.
    Strachan Partners is a leading Nigerian commercial law firm offering an array of legal services in support of its local and international based clientèle, which ranges from local and national corporations to foreign international undertakings and foreign governmental organizations. The firm maintains offices in Lagos - Nigeria’s commercial hub and Abuja - the capital city of Nigeria.

  • Nigeria Market Outlook 2015-2018 Expand Minimize Rystad Energy, 30 June 2014

    A comprehensive forecast for trends and developments in oil and gas industry in Nigeria with focus on expenditure forecasts in offshore and onshore segments, covering the period 2015-2018.
    The report is prepared exclusively for INTSOK by Rystad Energy.

  • EFCN Fabricators in Nigeria Expand Minimize INTSOK, 7 September 2012

    Profiling of 5 EFCN Fabricators in Nigeria.