Robert Bensh currently works as the Executive Chairman at Rose Petroleum plc. He helps the company navigate the environmental and political dynamics of the regions in which...more they operate. The North-America based company has a primary asset that consists of roughly 80,000 net acres in Paradox Basin, Utah. He's excited to join the team and assist them in accomplishing their goals.
News that the United States would like to reduce its dependence on imported supplies of critical resources broke in early January of 2019. Resources that… · More fall into this category include cobalt and lithium, both of which are heavily used for batteries. As a result, the government has agreed to open a Battery Recycling Resource & Development (R&D) Center.
On December 20, 2018, the United States government confirmed that widespread and malicious cybertheft is being perpetrated by a Chinese group known as… · More Advanced Persistent Threat 10 or APT 10. The revelation came with the unsealing of an indictment in a Manhattan federal court .
The benefits of artificial intelligence (AI) are being touted across the internet by tech-enthusiasts and future fiends alike. Proponents of the technology… · More are quick to point out the monumental potential it could have in fields like agriculture, public health, and child safety.
There is a widespread fear across the oil and gas sectors that a workforce shortage is inevitable in the (very) near future. Many claim that the younger… · More generations, specifically millennials and centennials, possess negative attitudes that inhibit them from pursuing careers in the industry.
The shale oil boom in the United States took place as the result of a unique confluence of historical circumstances. This newfound source of oil has helped… · More the United States become nearly energy independent, with estimates that, as of this year, the importation of foreign oil will only account for about 35 percent of total crude oil consumption in the United States.
Those familiar with the oil and gas industry are well aware of the massive discovery published by the United States Geological Survey (USGS) in November. The… · More USGS report alluded to more than " 46 billion barrels of oil, 280 trillion cubic feet of gas, and 20 billion barrels of natural gas liquids" currently residing in shale formations beneath Texas and New Mexico.
In 1933 an event that would come to be known as the Great Famine killed between three and five million people in Ukraine. Now, Ukrainians unite each year on… · More the fourth Saturday of November to light candles in memory of that trying time.
Ukraine is continuing to lose citizens at an alarming rate and, this time around, it is the young that are leaving. Experts cite labor migration, pessimistic… · More views towards the future, and political unrest as the primary reason for the mass exodus.
If you've watched or listened to the news recently, you may have heard that Ukraine has officially declared martial law in 10 out of 27 regions as a… · More result of recent activity on and near the Crimean Peninsula. The declaration does not come as a surprise, however many individuals are questioning its timing.
Recent conflicts between Ukraine and Russia have potential travelers reconsidering trips to the country. If you are planning on traveling to Ukraine in the… · More near future, be sure to check the travel advisory level for your destination. Ukraine (Country) The advisory level for travel to Ukraine as a whole is currently sitting in tier two.
A recently-published news article briefly turned the world's attention from politics to art as a previously stolen Ukrainian painting returned home this… · More month. The painting, "Secret Departure of Ivan the Terrible Before the Oprichina" by Mikhail Panin, was created in 1911 but disappeared from the Dnepropetrovsk Art Museum in the early 1940s.
Given Ukraine's recent independence and elevating levels of conflict, it's easy to forget that the country is steeped in culture and interesting… · More history. It actually dates all the way back to 4800 B.C. and played a major role in several of history's biggest events including World War II and Chernobyl.
Poor Ukraine. The country is riddled with worry regarding the Crimean Peninsula and election discord. As if that wasn't enough, Ukraine has been a key… · More contributor to one of the most serious measle outbreaks in postvaccine history. The World Health Organization recently reported that measles cases in Europe tripled, going from 25,500 to almost 83,000 in 2018.
A recent ruling by the constitutional court in Ukraine found that a proposed anti-corruption law did not conform with the country's "presumption of… · More innocence until proven guilty" principles. The law, which was drafted in an effort to meet strict requirements imposed by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), was thrown out and cannot be appealed - a move that has elicited the concern of the IMF and EU.
Ukraine is one of the world's top exporters of several different commodities. The country exports products to both neighboring countries and other… · More regions such as the Middle East, Africa, and Asia. In 2017, Ukraine exported US$43.4 billion worth of products. The following are some of Ukraine's top exports.
U.S. Energy Security continued to improve throughout 2017 according to this year's Index of U.S. Energy Security Risk report released by the U.S Chamber… · More of Commerce Global Energy Institute (GEI). The report analyzes 37 different metrics to determine vulnerabilities and risk factors across the energy sector. The most recent metrics available show that U.S.
On January 1st, 2020 the United Nations International Maritime Organization will begin enforcing regulations meant to help reduce sulfur emissions from ocean… · More freighters and other ships. For the industry to comply, ships will need to reduce the percentage of sulfur in their fuel from 3.5 percent to no more than 0.5 percent.
As the US surges ahead in oil production, it's not unreasonable for many to assume that energy security is no longer a concern. The truth of the matter,… · More however, is that energy security is still facing a few long-term challenges that, if left unchecked, will hinder any progress made over the last decade.
The future of the United States' oil and gas industry appears bright. The last decade has seen a shale boom, which has contributed to a vast improvement… · More in production. The country also has the potential to become one of the world's largest distributors as well as producers.
The next decade has the potential to see the Port of Corpus Christi overtake the Port of Houston as the top U.S. crude oil export hub. The Port of Corpus… · More Christi currently leads the country in oil exports, but soon this could all change.
Robert Bensh has worked with an incredible variety of corporations to help them develop their oil and gas businesses and strategies. He took on many roles before moving on to his current role, but he dramatically improved growth at each company he worked with. He also brings to the table his experience in building funds, capital, and acquisitions. One of his specialties is successfully merging businesses. He has also worked on leadership teams in oil and gas operations. His experience also includes corporate finance.