Lamé Verre is an Upstream Oil and Gas professional with more than 13 years' experience covering Africa, Middle East, Europe and most recently the Americas. She is currently the Petroleum Economics Manager at Gaffney, Cline & Associates (a Baker Hughes Incorporated subsidiary) based in Houston, Texas. Her role incorporates strategic management advice in areas of corporate strategy, M&A, and Business Development activities through Commercial and Economic Evaluation of Upstream Assets and Contracts.Lamé is a mentor at the Society of Petroleum Engineers, providing guidance, advice & industry insights to up and coming industry professionals. She is also a volunteer at Junior Achievement of Southeast Texas, teaching high school students life skills.She holds a Master's degree in Energy & Environmental Management & Economics from ENI Corporate University, Italy. She will complete her Executive MBA from Imperial College Business School, London in December 2014.She enjoys travelling, discovering new cultures and is fluent in multiple languages.