ENI S.p.A. (E) Special Call October 6, 2011 1:00 pm ET Executives Paolo Scaroni – Chief Executive Officer Claudio Descalzi – Chief Operating Officer Exploration & Production Roberto Casula – Executive Vice President Sub-Saharan Africa Alessandro Bernini – Chief Financial Officer Analyst Charles Hall – Newton Investment Management Jon Rigby – UBS Simon Hawkins – MF Global Jason Kenney – Santander Iain Reid – Jefferies & Co. Presentation (Call Started Abruptly)
Chief Operation Officer, Alessandro Bernini, Chief Financial Officer, Roberto Casula Executive Vice President, Sub-Saharan Africa. For the duration of the call, you will be in listen-only mode. However, at the end of the call you have the opportunity to ask questions. I’m now handing you over to your host to begin today's conference. Thank you. Paolo Scaroni Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen and welcome to our Field Trip to Congo. I hope you found the meeting with the President of Republic of Congo interesting and truthful. I’m also pleased that you had a chance to witness the excellent relationship that we have with the local institutions here. This is a trade that characterizes our approach wherever we operate, especially in Africa. Today, I will tell you more about the distinctive ways in which we try to build and consolidate relationships with our host countries and how this supports our growth prospects. But first, the program for the next couple of hours. After my brief overview, I will hand you over to Claudio and Roberto, who will take you through our major ENP projects around the world and in the regions. And then, Alessandro will bring you up-to-date on our financial position. But first, let me give you an update on a few issues, which you might be interested in, the first, is Libya.