WHO WE ARE
Elapath is one of the first established oil and gas suppliers and contractors in the United Arab Emirates and later moved to the USA where it has it’s main branch.
With so many years of expertise in upstream and downstream operations and a workforce of over 100 headcounts, Elapath provides advanced energy services throughout the USA, UAE, the Middle East, North Africa, the Eastern Mediterranean and South Asia.
Headquartered in New York, USA , the company has subsidiaries in Saudi Arabia, Iran,Dubai,Kuwait, Oman, Algeria, Cyprus and Pakistan, in addition to a sales network in Egypt, Lebanon, Greece and Montenegro, through its foreign affiliate ventures.
Beside its core line of petroleum services, Elapath is commonly known as one of the key local sponsors, agents and strategic partners of multinational contractors and manufacturers operating within the energy industry in Dubai and the USA
Elapath is an autonomous member of the petroleum board in Dubai.
Mr Eden Akash- Chairman & Chief Field Officer
Mr Eden Akash is the Chairman & Chief Field Officer at Elapath with twenty five years of oil and gas exploration and production experience, both onshore US, offshore California, GOM, and Offshore Brazil & Middle East. He also served on the board of Turkish Petroleum International Company.
Mr Eden Akash provides independent advisory and consulting services to the upstream petroleum industry, specializing in managerial and technical aspects of topsides (offshore) and surface (onshore) engineering, construction, and operations.
Mr Russ Lerner - Partner & Chief Executive Officer
Russ Lerner is Partner & Chief Executive Officer for Elapath Energy LLC., a position he has held since December 1995. Russ oversees the strategic direction management and field work
Russ Lerner has nearly 30 years of experience in the offshore oilfield engineering and construction industry holding various management positions in market development, project management, engineering and construction.
Russ is an honors graduate of the United Arab Emirates University with a bachelors degree in Engineering and an MBA in Business management.Prior to Elapath, Russ spent 5 years with ADNOC and its subsidiaries, including as Field Director and worked as an independent contractor before starting up Elapath Energy.
Mr Elham Zakaria - Director of Affairs
Mr Zakaria is responsible for the development and implementation of a company's communications strategy and objectives, develops communications plan and implements a broad range of public relations activities for Elapath.
Ms Andrea Fischer - Director of Engineering & Contract Executions
Ms. Fischer has more than a decade of engineering and management experience in the oil and gas industry. She has led the midstream operations in Elapath Energy as the Director of Engineering & storage construction from 2014. She holds various leadership posts including leading the international refining business for Elapath Energy and serving on several of Elapath Energy’s joint ventures while working on various independent projects.Prior to joining Elapath , Ms. Fischer executed projects globally while managing highly qualified teams for major midstream projects. Additionally, Ms. Fischer served as general manager of operations at Layne Water Midstream, where she oversaw all Permian Basin midstream assets, and director of engineering at Southcross Energy, where she supported engineering and commercial efforts in the Eagle Ford Shale. she also worked for Crestwood Midstream and Energy Transfer. Ms. Fischer earned Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from Syracuse University & a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Texas Tech University.
Mr Mann Marc - Partner & Director
Mann Marc is a partner at Kahane Law Group and also a Director at Elapath Energy where he has been a partner for 20 years, while managing the legal affairs of the company and making decisions that position the company globally, as a leading force in the midstream sector of the energy industry.
To achieve substantial and
continuous growth while
delivering world-class solutions
for end users.
To provide outstanding service
performance and dependable
supplies to our clients within all
our operating markets.
Elapath is recognized and trusted by some of the industry’s major names. Here are some clients we have successfully worked with.