As President and Chief Executive Officer, Alex Schneiter is responsible for the overall leadership, strategy and vision of Lundin Petroleum. Born in Switzerland in 1962, Alex Schneiter is a graduate of Geneva University where he obtained a degree in Geology and a masters degree in Geophysics. From 1987 until 1989 Mr. Schneiter worked in the research and mining domain as a Geophysicist before joining in 1990 a public Canadian Oil company as a Geophysicist, seismic interpreter and seismic acquisition QC. Since 1993 Mr. Schneiter has worked with public companies associated with the Lundin family. In 1998, he was appointed Vice President Exploration of Lundin Oil. Following the acquisition of Lundin Oil by Talisman Energy in 2001, Lundin Petroleum was formed and he was appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. In 2015, Mr Schneiter was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Lundin Petroleum.