Huanqin Xiao
CEO & General Director

Mr. Huanqin Xiao was appointed CEO & General Director of Bankers Petroleum Albania in August 2022. He has over 39 years of experience in different oil companies inside and outside of China. As a professional geologist Mr.Xiao has worked and developed oil exploration & production in various important projects . Mr.Xiao has led successfully companies such as Sinopec, Sinochem and Geojade and also oil projects in Colombia, Peru, Brazil and Kazakhstan counting more than 11 years of international experience. He holds a PHD on Structure System Analysis from China Academy of Sciences, a Master Degree in Geoscience from China University and a BS in Regional Geology from Zhejiang University, China.

Quanjun Tang

Mr. Tang has joined Bankers Petroleum Albania Ltd. On February 15-th, 2022 in capacity of Deputy Finance Controller and was promoted to Chief Financial Officer on July 1st, 2022. He has 15 years (including 1 year in Pakistan) of working experience in companies such as China National Petroleum Corporation, Zhenhua oil company, China Gezhouba Group Overseas Investment Corporation. His areas of expertise include financing, financial management, accounting, internal audit, investment appraisal, overseas investment, project acquisition, etc. He is the member of ACCA, China Certified Public Accountant, China Certified Tax Agents and Certified Internal Auditor Mr. Tang holds a MBA degree from China University of Petroleum (Beijing), and a Bachelor degree of Financial Management from the same school.

Zhang Fuguo
DGD, HR & Administration Manager

Mr. Fuguo has joined Bankers Petroleum Albania Ltd. on January 28, 2022 in capacity of HR & Administration Manager. He was promoted as Deputy General Director in July 1st, 2022. He has over 15 years (including 10 years outside of China) of working experience on top-level recruitment and consulting projects in many different industries. Before joining Bankers, Mr. Fuguo worked with multinational companies such as: Sinohydro Bureau in Ethiopia, Qatar and China, AVIC International RealEstate in Tanzania, Guangzhou Senda Group in East Africa, Country Garden Property in Indonesia and Shijiazhuang Yiling Phamarceutical Co. Ltd in China. He has proven success in managing and promoting business development by adapting international strategies and achieving a favorable situation for all parties. Mr. Zhang is a certified HR Manager and is graduated from Hebei Normal University in China for English language.

Runqi Wang
DGD, in charge of the departments of Supply Chain Management, External Audit & Corporate Planning

Mr. Wang joined Bankers Petroleum Albania Ltd. on February 25, 2021 in the capacity of CFO and Deputy General Director. Mr. Wang holds a Master of Science in Commercial Marketing and Development Management from ESGCI Management School, France, and a Bachelor of Science from Southwest University of Finance and Economics, China. He has 18 years (including 13 years outside of China) of working experience in companies such as China National Oil and Gas Exploration and Development Corporation, Schlumberger, China National Logging Corporation and China Merchants Bank in China, Pakistan, Azerbaijan, Iran, Chad and USA. His areas of expertise include finance, investment, procurement, project acquisition, internal audit etc. in the energy sector with the understanding of international accounting standards.

Ke Xu
DGD, Legal & Special Projects

Dr. Ke XU has joined Bankers Petroleum Albania Ltd. on 22 April 2021 in the capacity of Deputy General Director covering Legal and Special Projects. He has a broad legal practice that spans the oil and gas, financial services sectors, international arbitration and dispute resolution and on-going legal advice to multinational businesses. Dr. Xu has 15 years of experience in petroleum projects world-wide and has assisted with international energy projects in Bangladesh, China, Kazakhstan, Russia and USA. Before joining Bankers Petroleum Albania LTD, he worked with several multinational companies and law firms in Almaty, Beijing, Hong Kong, London, where he primarily worked on mergers and acquisitions, dispute resolution, corporate and investment matters. Mr. Xu holds a PhD in Law from Lancaster University, England.

Luntao Chen
DGD, Exploration and Development

Mr. Chen is a professional geologist with more than 27 years of experience in the exploration and development of oil and gas properties. Before joining Bankers in June 2018 he held senior staff technical and asset manager positions with China National Petroleum Corporation developing onshore and offshore areas in China using flooding pattern & flood structure modification. Through his professional positions he has managed to improve oil reservoir management, increase efficiency and modify digital oil reservoir engineering database. He has a Master Degree in Exploration & Development of oil-gas field from Southwest Petroleum University. He holds also several honors and achievements such as Central Enterprise Labor model, SASAC; Professional Ethic Award of Xinjiang Autonomous Region, etc.

Kastriot Muskaj
DGD, Chief Compliance Officer

Mr.Muskaj joined Bankers in 2004, since the starting of the company’s operations in Albania. He is a professional geologist with more than 37 years of experience in the exploration and development of oil and gas in Albania. He has worked in Marinza oilfield from the starting of his career and with his professional skills has improved remarkably the performance of this important asset. He has held different senior staff technical and asset manager positions in Bankers Petroleum Albania and from March 2019 he held the position of Operations Director. Through his career he has managed to improve the oilfield performance and increase efficiency Since 2020, Mr.Muskaj holds the position of the Deputy General Director and Chief Compliance Officer. He has a Master Degree in Petroleum Geology Branch of the University of Tirana.

Chris Thompson
DGD, Production and Operations

Mr.Thompson joined Bankers Petroleum Albania in June 2011 and he has held different management positions within the company. He is a very-well experienced heavy & light oil engineer and has a very deep expertise on the oil industry and technology. Through his professional skills Mr.Thompson has helped the company grow and improve methods in oil production. Before joining Bankers he worked as e production Engineer at Nexen company. He holds a degree in industrial Systems Engineering from the University of Regina.