About Blue Sky


Ilyas M. Chaudhary – Chief Executive Officer

In 1989, Mr. Chaudhary founded Saba Petroleum, with which he acquired and developed energy assets in Canada, Columbia, China, UK, Pakistan, and USA. He subsequently sold the company in 1998. In 2001, Mr. Chaudhary led Capco Energy, which focused in GOM, and which consummated in excess of $150 million of acquisitions under Mr. Chaudhary’s guidance. In 2006, Mr. Chaudhary also assumed control of another public company, Pyramid Petroleum, and acquired deep-water oil properties from Conoco Phillips, where Pyramid served as operator with OPO partner companies Apache, Chevron, and Shell.

Mr. Chaudhary holds a BS in Engineering from the University of Alberta.

Mansoor Anjum – Vice President, Finance

Mr. Anjum has over 25 years of experience in business development and general management, with over 15 years of experience in the oil and gas industry, in Canada, Indonesia, and USA. Mr. Anjum has worked in both the upstream and downstream sectors of the oil and gas industry, with extensive experience in valuing new acquisitions and opening new markets and growth opportunities.

Mr. Anjum holds an MBA with focus in Strategy and Finance from the University of Toronto.

Eddy Hamzah – Vice President, Engineering

Mr. Hamzah joined Blue Sky in 2010, bringing with him a wealth of experience gained over 26 years as a geophysicist and manager with Chevron. He leads the company’s onshore exploration and development in North Sumatra, Indonesia, where a series of wells are scheduled to be drilled in 2017.

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Mr. Hamzah holds a BSc in Geophysics from the Universitas Gadjah Mada in Java, Indonesia.