Ignacio Mazariegos - GeoPark


Director of New Business

Ignacio is GeoPark’s Director of New Business, where he leads and supports the Company’s growth and profitability through acquisitions, as well as identifying and forming strategic partnerships. Ignacio has been with GeoPark since 2010 and has played a key role in the Company’s inorganic growth. Between December 2023 and January 2024 he was the interim Chief Financial Officer.

Ignacio previously held the positions of Business Performance Director and Head of Corporate Planning. He has led due diligence processes on several oil and gas opportunities and has successfully negotiated contractual terms in different transactions. Ignacio was instrumental in GeoPark’s re-acquisition of a 20% stake in LGI assets in Colombia and Chile and the Company’s incorporation of a string of high potential exploration blocks in Colombia’s Llanos basin. Ignacio furthermore helped complete the acquisition of Amerisur Resources, which successfully added 13 blocks in two of the most attractive hydrocarbons areas in Latin America to GeoPark’s portfolio.

Ignacio holds a degree in Industrial Engineering with a specialization in Oil & Gas Production from Instituto Tecnológico de Buenos Aires (ITBA) and graduated from the Management Training Program at the IAE Business School of Universidad Austral in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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