About us

Genel is an independent oil and gas exploration and production company, with low-cost and low-carbon production from the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, seeking opportunities to add new resilient and cash-generative assets to its portfolio. 

We strive to be a socially responsible oil producer and have an asset portfolio that positions us well for a future of fewer and better natural resources projects, the right assets, in the right location, with the right footprint.


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  • Production assets

    Our low-cost oil production in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq is managed with a focus on cash generation.

  • Pre-production assets

    Genel has material exploration opportunities in Morocco and Somaliland.

  • Sustainability

    Having a positive impact on the communities in which we operate through both indirect and direct investment, while providing the world with low-cost, low-carbon barrels that power development.

  • Senior team

    A strong and experienced management team, with a deep understanding of the oil and gas business, and a highly detailed working knowledge of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq that allows us the best possible opportunity to understand and mitigate risk.

Our investment case

Genel aims to be a world-class creator of shareholder value, with a resilient business model and strategy that delivers a compelling mix of growth and returns.

  • Integrity

  • Respect

  • Accountability

  • Collaboration

  • Ingenuity