"Dr Stein is a petroleum geologist with over 25 years international experience. He was a founder and former CEO of Fusion Oil & Gas plc (AIM) and Ophir Energy plc (LSE). With these companies he has been involved in major oil and gas discoveries in Mauritania, Equatorial Guinea and Tanzania. Ophir was the most successful IPO on the London Stock Exchange during 2011 and the company now has a market capitalisation in excess of £2 billion.
"Dr Stein is currently the non-executive Chairman of Hanno Resources which has extensive mineral exploration interests in northwest Africa. Dr Stein was one of the founders of Neon Energy Pty Ltd, having been involved in the acquisition of the corporate database in 2005. Dr Stein was appointed a Director of the Company on 27 October 2009."
- Neon Energy Board, organizational web page, accessed May 30, 2014.