Kay Berg is the Founder, Chairman and CEO. Kay Berg directs Centillion management in the planning, implementation and execution of the company's current operations in trading, distribution, logistics, including E&P, midstream and downstream projects, acquisitions and developments. Kay Berg has over forty five years experience in international business as a founder of private companies, senior management executive, board member within Oil and Gas manufacturing, trading, distribution and other industries.


Joseph Michael, Senior Vice President leads the process as project manager for E&P, midstream and downstream acquisitions and developments. Joseph Michael has been involved in Oil and Gas M&A, strategic planning and corporate finance for over 20 years. Joseph Michael is a former Manager of Business Development at RSM Equico, formerly part of McGladrey Capital Markets, a M&A company. Joseph Michael completed the Oxford Princeton programs for physical Crude Oil Trading and Operations and Principles of International Oil Trading, 2008.

Derek Berg, Vice President is a general manager of Oil and Gas corporate finance, valuation, financial modeling and corporate planning.  Including managing M&A projects in the upstream, midstream and refining sectors identifying financial and strategic investors including acquisition prospects. Derek Berg completed the Oxford Princeton programs for physical Crude Oil Trading and Operations and Principals of International Oil Trading, 2008. 


Durkin Ledgard, Chief Administrative Officer was with Houston based BPZ Resources a NYSE listed international Oil and Gas E&P company with onshore and offshore operations in Latin America. Durkin was Chief Legal, Administrative and Commercial Officer. Durkin Ledgard also started and was head of BPZ Marine, a 200 employee marine line oil tanker operation unit in support of BPZ Resources offshore E&P operations. Durkin has twenty years of combined maritime experience as a Merchant Marine and Master Mariner. 

John Bree, Special Advisor is a former Senior Executive with Exxon Mobil and Sea River that has 38 years of experience managing shipping and other downstream logistics companies for Exxon world-wide.  John Bree has led operations in shipbuilding, chartering, quality assurance and marine operations for Exxon Mobil and Sea River. Including responsibilities for Exxon's Argentina refining and trading operations. John Bree was Chairman of the Board of several Exxon shipping divisions and partnerships with other companies. John Bree is Vice Chairman, on the Board of Directors of SUNY Maritime Foundation for the SUNY Maritime College.

Bruce Johnson, Special Advisor was with Chevron for 35 years managing E&P operations for several Deepwater assets in the GoM and worldwide for Chevron and Texaco. Bruce Johnson was  a member of the Chevron Corporation Management Committee and led all of Chevron's E&P activities in California and was responsible for developing a portfolio of LNG regasification Ventures and LNG terminal operations for Chevron.

Lee Christopher, Special Advisor retired in 2015 after being involved with Oil trading for thirty years of his forty-year career with Chevron.  His responsibilities included the worldwide supply of crude to Chevron’s refineries as well as the maximization of revenue from crude sales produced by Chevron’s upstream entities.   The Crude Oil trading team also contributed to the profitability of the organization by developing and executing opportunity trades. He has worked in the London, Houston and Singapore offices and has 23 years of overseas commercial experience.  Before entering Supply and Trading, Lee held various refinery engineering, planning and operations supervisory positions at the Chevron Richmond, California refinery. 

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