Meet The Team

InterAfcon are a group of professionals who are dedicated to the Oil & Gas sector, headed by a management team with extensive experience and contacts from having spent their careers focused on the field.

Apolinário Pateguana


Over 15 years of business experience in Southern Africa. Launched a number of successful companies in Mozambique, including Mobile operator Vodacom Mozambique, where he is a shareholder and serves as a non-executive director. Co-founded Africa Prepaid Services Mozambique in 2005 in partnership with Blue Label telecoms, helped launch Brolaz Mozambique, a Telecoms Infrastructure company, in partnership with Brolaz Projects (Pty) Ltd.

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Clint Elgar


Over 30 years experience in Oil and Gas services industry and has held senior positions in a number of process oil and gas service, electrical and instrumentation and contracting companies. Specializes in business consultancy and strategic advisory services to clients in highly competitive markets. Currently Managing Director of Novara Energy, executive director and shareholder of Interafcon DMCC / InterAfcon (Pty) Ltd.

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David Pollock


Over 15 years of professional experience in the management of specialized technical teams delivering engineering solutions globally. Specializes in rapid deployment and mobilization of assets and personnel for complex projects in remote and challenging locations. Currently the CEO of Dover Vantage Inc. an established EPC firm with the US Government for civil infrastructure projects throughout Africa and Middle East. A former Military Officer with vast operations and logistics experience across Africa, Middle East, Europe and Central Asia.


Mauro Pateguana

General Manager

Co-founder and Finance Director of AP Capital, responsible for strategic partnership engagement, including driving Business Development efforts on behalf of InterAfcon Mozambique. Having been in this role for the last 5 years, he essentially shaped InterAfcon’s market penetration strategy.

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Egideo Leite


Appointed as the President of the Energy, Mineral resources and Oil and Gas sector under the Confederation of the Business Association of Mozambique (CTA).
Board member and Managing Director at EAGLESTONE Mozambique; Founder and Chairman at MOOAR Mozambique (medical equipment supplier), MOTSE SA (family Holding Group in diverse sector), MOZREL (private Mozambican logistic company), and 2KL Mozambique (family diversified business).

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Ayra Mustansar

Business Development

Ayra has worked for Interafcon since its inception in 2013. With over 10 years of experience in Oil and Gas industry in the Middle East and U.K, Ayra possesses a track record of achievements in exploring market potential, developing business in highly competitive and complex markets, targeting new opportunities in the Upstream Oil and Gas arena worldwide, strategic planning, Financial Management and building long term relations with clients. Currently She is managing business operations in the United Kingdom.

Scott Weatherill

Business Development

Experienced Industry professional with 30 yrs. in Upstream Oil and Gas industry, extensive and successful International track record with significant experience in Middle East spanning 20 years comprehensive experience in Strategic Growth, Financial Management, business development, operations and start up track record for safety shutdown, wellhead, Artificial lift, flow, process control , Chemical Injection and automation markets in upstream oil and gas business. He is an Independent Global Consultant for Oil and gas based Technology Companies, establishing business growth and distribution channels for a Publically listed companies.

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Cynthiah Asha Amani

Business Development

She is the point of contact for individuals and businesses seeking information on InterAfcon’s products and Services and partnerships.She is responsible for planning and overseeing new market initiatives,developing quotes and proposals for potential clients. Most importantly, she maintains good relationship with existing clients and researches ways to increase their value.

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Helder Tembe

Business Development

Worked for a multinational consulting firm, Proudfoot Consulting in Johannesburg for 3 years, where he participated in various projects across the country in different types of industries. Prior to that, Mr. Tembe worked at African Bank Investments (ABIL) in Midrand, South Africa as a market analyst where, amongst other things, he was responsible for economic and financial research, and for compiling macroeconomic information relevant to the Bank. Prior to that, he served as a nonexecutive director at Insitec Tecnologia, a company belonging to Grupo Insitec in Mozambique.

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Bill Cash

Sales Manager
Houston, TX

He has 35 years experience and expertise in Marine Installations. Heavy lifting, renewables, decommissioning, installation, FLNG and FPSO. He is key in ensuring InterAfcon apply the right strategies in Business growth.

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