Bankers is engineering our momentum for many years to come.

Bankers Petroleum Ltd. (Bankers) is an international oil and gas exploration and production company committed to the responsible development of its world-class oil assets. With our technical team based in Albania, Bankers is an independent business unit operating its world-class Albanian and Eastern European assets.

At Bankers, we work hard to position ourselves as the partner of choice for Albania to operate the Country’s largest resource. Bankers has been able to use its expertise to produce more today than in the over 85 year history of the field. Over the past ten years Bankers has grown to be the largest foreign direct investor, the largest tax payer in Albania, and one of the largest employers. We have invested over $2 billion in Albania, more than doubled our reserves, and grown production to a peak of over 20,000 bopd prior to the fall in oil prices.

USD 3.5

Spent in Patos-Marinza Oilfield, in Albania.

USD 587

Paid in Royalties for the Albanian State Budget.

2000 Employees

530 direct employees/ 1470 indirect-subcontractors employees.


At Bankers we want to continue to be a partner of choice for the country of Albania. They have offered us the privilege of developing one of the world’s largest hydrocarbon assets and we know the importance of maintaining our social license to operate. Success requires careful consideration of social, cultural, environmental, health and safety issues.We work hard to be considerate neighbours and invest in local communities by working closely with the people living and working in the same areas that we operate. Our focus has been on building strong relationships within communities based on respect, trust, and honest dialogue.