Samuel Kellner is the Chairman of New Zealand Oil & Gas Limited. He has held a variety of senior executive positions with the Ofer Global Group since joining the Group in 1980. He has been deeply involved in all Ofer Global Group's business lines, with a particular emphasis on offshore oil and gas, shipping and real estate, and has advised Ofer Global Group companies on investments with a variety of investment managers, hedge funds and private equity funds. Most recently, Mr Kellner
served as President of Global Holdings Management Group (US) Inc. where he led North American real estate acquisition, development and financing activities. Mr. Kellner serves as an Executive Director of the main holding companies for the Zodiac Maritime Limited shipping group and Omni Offshore Terminals Limited, a leading provider of floating, production, storage and offloading (FSO and FPSO) solutions to the offshore oil and gas industry. Mr Kellner graduated with a BA degree from
Hebrew University in Jerusalem. He has an MBA from the University of Toronto, and taught at the University of Toronto while working toward a PhD in Applied Economics.