Leadership Team

Atlantic's Leadership Team is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the business.

Dr. Philip Mshelbila
Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Philip Mshelbila assumed the role of Chief Executive Officer at Atlantic on June 1, 2018. He is a global business leader with over 20 years of oil & gas experience in board-level governance, stakeholder management, commercial operations, project management and performance delivery in both operated and non-operated joint ventures.

Prior to his secondment to Atlantic, he held the role of General Manager Gas, Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) in Nigeria. He has also held a number of senior regional leadership positions in overseeing 36 countries. His other roles have included Managing Director of Shell Nigeria Gas Ltd.

As Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Mshelbila will be responsible for the planning and execution of long and short term strategies to optimise the company’s growth and shareholder value. He has executive oversight of all operational, financial and administrative matters.