Vahid joined the Senex Board in April 2019. He is a Senior Vice President of EIG Global Energy Partners, where he has responsibility for a number of international oil and gas investments. Before joining EIG, he held senior business development and commercial roles at oil and gas companies including Petrobras Africa, Dominion Petroleum and Salamander Energy. Vahid started his career in investment banking at Goldman Sachs. He received an MA from The University of Oxford, an MSc from The London School of Economics and an MBA from INSEAD. Vahid is also a Non-executive Director of KCA Deutag, a leading oil and gas drilling and engineering contractor.