Robert Sheninger currently serves as the Vice President Health, Safety, Environment (HSE) & Sustainability for Talos Energy an independent oil & gas company focused on offshore exploration and production. In 2018 Talos made the world-class Zama discovery in Block 7 drilling the well ahead of schedule and under budget without even one first aid incident. Mr. Sheninger is an energetic leader with over 23 years of progressive HSE experience focusing on global leadership and sharing of best practices including, but not limited to, implementation of HSE Management Systems, incident reporting/analysis with focus on Tap Root methodology, and use of leading indicators to influence performance. Mr. Sheninger has extensive experience in the oil/gas industry and has facilitated an interface with business and functional leaders working to develop sound strategic initiatives. Mr. Sheninger has a Master of Science in Industrial Health from the University of Michigan – Ann Arbor and is a Certified Safety Professional (CSP) and Certified Safety and Health Manager (CSHM).