MR. ANDREW HARPER is a petroleum geologist with 32 years of international exploration and development experience, including 21 years with ARCO. He has experience in the North Sea, the Middle East, China, Indonesia, Chile, Ecuador, Peru and Colombia, as well as the US Rocky Mts. and the Alaska North Slope. Since 2001, he has worked with MI Energy Corp on three oil field development projects located onshore NE China. He received a BA in Geology from Williams College and an MS in Geological Sciences from the University of Southern California.