Sentinel Energy Services Inc. ("Sentinel") is a special purpose acquisition entity focused on the energy services and equipment sectors and was formed for the purpose of entering into a merger, amalgamation, capital stock exchange, asset acquisition, stock purchase, reorganization or similar business combination with one or more businesses. Sentinel is sponsored by Sentinel Management Holdings, LLC, an affiliate of CSL Capital Management, LLC ("CSL").
Sentinel is led by its Chairman, Andrew Gould and its Chief Executive Officer, Krishna Shivram.
Mr. Gould had a 36 year career with Schlumberger Ltd, retiring as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer in 2012, after which he was Chairman of BG Group for four years until its sale to Shell.
Mr. Shivram had a 25 year career with Schlumberger Ltd, with his last role as Vice President and Treasurer. In 2013, he joined Weatherford International plc as the Chief Financial Officer and was then appointed Interim Chief Executive Officer in 2016 until his departure in 2017.
We expect to focus our search for a target business in energy related services, equipment, and assets. The strategy of Sentinel is to identify and acquire businesses that are better suited to generate strong returns in a public market environment by utilizing and benefiting from the strategic, operational and financial expertise of CSL, Mr. Gould and Mr. Shivram.