CORPORATE GOVERNANCE

MEMBERS OF THE BOARD

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Marcos Browne
Marcos Browne President
Marcos is an industrial engineer graduated from the Technological Institute of Buenos Aires (ITBA). He holds an MBA from Henley Management College in the United Kingdom, a Diploma in Natural Gas Administration and Economics from the College of Petroleum Studies, United Kingdom. He held different positions at YPF: between 1994 and 2000 he was in charge of the Natural Gas Supply and Processing Area. In July 2000 he was appointed head of the Gas and Liquefied Gas Processing Business at TGS S.A., a company in which he held various positions until 2004. He is a founding partner of Endriven S.A. and was Director of that company until March 2016. He was also General Manager of Gas Meridional S.A., General Manager of C3Plus S.A. and President of Fuels Meridional S.A. He is the Gas and Energy Executive Vice President of YPF since March 2016.
Hussain Shalchi
Hussain Shalchi Vicepresident of Directory

Mr. Shalchi holds a degree in law from the University College of London and a master’s degree in law from the University of Cambridge. He worked at Clifford Chance LLP from 2007 to 2015 and held the position of senior associate. His eight-year experience working at a top tier law firm in multiple locations, and fouryear experience as an in-house counsel in the international energy and infrastructure finance business has given him deep domain knowledge in advising on global investments in the energy and infrastructure sectors. He is skilled in leading, managing and negotiating complex investments/divestments in jurisdictions across the world, including M&A, debt, equity and structured products, during the entire project cycle, from early stage development to operations phase. In 2015 he joined GE Capital as Managing Director and Global Counsel.​

Daniel Cristian González Casartelli
Daniel Cristian González Casartelli Regular Director
Daniel is the CEO of YPF since April 2018 and chairs the Transparency Committee of YPF. He has a degree in Business Administration from the Universidad Católica Argentina (UCA). He worked at Merrill Lynch & Co., in Buenos Aires and New York, occupying the positions of Head of Mergers and Acquisitions for Latin America and was President for the Southern Cone (Argentina, Chile, Peru and Uruguay). Previously he was Head of Financial Planning and Investor Relations at Transportadora de Gas del Sur S.A. He is currently a member of the Board of Directors of Adecoagro S.A. He was the Chief Executive Officer of YPF from June 2014 to April 2016. He served as CFO of YPF from July 2012 to April 2018. Since April 2018, he has been the CEO of YPF.
Diego Pando
Diego Pando Regular Director
Diego is a Public Accountant at the National University of Rosario, has a Master's degree in Corporate Finance from the Universidad del CEMA, and a Postgraduate Degree in Business Administration from the Universidad Austral de Rosario. He started his career at Arthur Andersen, in the area of auditing and corporate finance. In 2002 he joined the YPF group working initially in one of its subsidiaries, A-Evangelista S.A. In 2005 he joined YPF where he held several positions, currently serving as Controller.
Cody Castaneda
Cody Castaneda Regular Director

Mr. Castaneda joined the GE Capital in 2006 and has held various positions in the GE Company in the United States and internationally, including, the UK, Mexico, and Australia. He joined GE Energy Financial Services in 2013 and since joining has executed on energy transactions around the world, including, North America, Australia, Europe, and Latin America. He is currently a ​Senior Vice President responsible for the execution of GE EFS investments in Latin America as well as ongoing portfolio manag​ement responsibilit​​​ies.​

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Luis Sas
Luis Sas Regular Director
Luis is a Public Accountant from the University of Buenos Aires (UBA), holds an MBA from Austral University, and completed an Organizational Leadership Program at the University of Columbia. He has extensive experience in financial positions since 1984. He was manager of the Financial Operations Department of Telecom, and Manager of Corporate Finance at Pecom Energía. In January 2000, he was appointed CFO of Edesur S.A., and from 2004 to 2015 he served as CFO and member of the Board of Directors of Petrobras Argentina S.A. In 2016 he joined Pampa Energía S.A., and from June 2017 to April 2018 he worked as Corporate Finance Manager and M & A at YPF. He was a member of the Board of Directors of the Latin American Economic Research Foundation (FIEL) and of the Argentine Institute of Finance Executives (IAEF). In April 2018 he was appointed CFO (Executive Vice President of Finance) of YPF.
Patricio Da Ré
Patricio Da Ré Regular Director
Patricio is a Public Accountant from the University of Belgrano and has a Postgraduate Degree in Oil and Natural Gas Economics from ITBA. Currently, he is the Manager of Strategic Planning and Management of Participants in YPF. Previously, he worked as Planning and Business Development Manager of YPF and in other positions, always developing his professional career in the natural gas industry since joining YPF in 2002. Currently he also holds the position of Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Metrogas SA, Principal Director of Compañía Mega SA, and of other companies linked to the group of YPF companies.
Carlos Weis
Carlos Weis Regular Director
Carlos is a Public Accountant from the University of Belgrano. He holds a Postgraduate Degree in Petroleum and Natural Gas from the Universidad Católica Argentina and courses from the University of Texas at Austin and at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He joined YPF in 1980 and since then has occupied different management positions within the organization. He was Director of CDS and is currently a member of the Board of Directors of MetroGAS S.A. and Vice President of the MetroENERGÍA S.A. directory. He is currently the LNG Operations Manager of the Executive Vice Presidency of Gas and Energy of YPF.
Raghuveer Kurada
Raghuveer Kurada Regular Director
Rughuveer holds a master's degree in Business from Columbia University, New York, and a master's degree in Electrical Engineering from the RENSSELAER Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York. He is Managing Director and Head of Global Execution at GE Energy Financial Services, based in London, United Kingdom, focusing on the expansion of GE's investments in the energy industry segments.
Juan Manuel Jasson
Juan Manuel Jasson Substitute Board Member
Juan Manuel is an Industrial Engineer from the Technological Institute of Buenos Aires (ITBA). He has an MBA from the Rotterdam School of Management of the Netherlands. Since 2003, he worked at Royal Dutch Shell, where he held different positions in different countries. Based in the Netherlands between 2003 and 2010, he was Development Analyst for New Gas and LNG Businesses for the Americas, and for Africa and Gas Supply Manager for Denmark. In 2004, he participated temporarily in the development team of Mariscal Sucre LNG, based in Venezuela. In 2010, he was a Commercial Advisor to the Canada LNG Development team. As of 2011, he was the New Development Manager of Gas & LNG based in Brazil. In 2017 he joined YPF, where he currently serves as Midstream Project Manager and Energy Efficiency.
Gastón Laville Bisio
Gastón Laville Bisio Substitute Board Member
Gastón has a degree in Economics from the University of Buenos Aires, and has specializations in Project Management, Leadership (UCA) and Decision Making (ITBA) and Risk Analysis (Rose & Associates) among others. He has a decade of experience in the industry, having worked on issues related to the Market, Investors, Competition Intelligence, Asset Valuation and Portfolio, with focus on Upstream. Currently it is developed in Strategic Gas and Energy Planning.
Patricio Martínez Morini
Patricio Martínez Morini Substitute Board Member

Patricio Martinez Morini holds a public accounting degree from the Argentine Catholic University (Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina) and a postgraduate degree in business management and several seminar degrees in leadership and oil & gas business. He joined YPF in 2004 and currently holds the position of Budget and Management Control Manager at YPF.​ ​

Carlos San Juan
Carlos San Juan Substitute Board Member
Carlos is a lawyer from the University of Buenos Aires. He served as an associate at the Nicholson and Cano Abogados law firm from 1994 to 2000 and practiced freely from 2000 to 2003. In 2003 he joined the Legal Services Department of YPF as a lawyer in the area of Refining & Marketing . Between 2009 and 2014 he served as Legal Services Manager Neuquén-Río Negro and between 2015 and 2017 as Manager of Legal Services. Since September 2017, he has been the Legal Services Manager of Natural Gas and LPG of the Vice Presidency of Legal Services.
Fernando Gomez Zanou
Fernando Gomez Zanou Substitute Board Member
Fernando is a lawyer from the University of Buenos Aires, holds a master's degree in Economics and Business Administration from ESEADE and has completed several postgraduate programs in the oil and gas industry. Since 2004 he has worked at YPF where he currently holds the position of Legal Services Manager Corporation and was appointed director in several companies in the industry. He previously served as a lawyer for several companies such as Citibank N.A., Basf Argentina S.A. and Auchan Argentina S.A.
Maria Eugenia Bianchi Pintos
Maria Eugenia Bianchi Pintos Substitute Board Member
María Eugenia is a lawyer from the Argentine Catholic University (UCA). He has a master's degree in business law from the University of San Andrés (current thesis) and a postgraduate degree in oil and natural gas law from the University of Buenos Aires. She occupies the position of attorney in the Natural Gas and Energy Management within the Legal Services Department of YPF. María Eugenia also holds the positions of Administrator in the CDS and IDS companies.
Amanuel Haile-Mariam
Amanuel Haile-Mariam Substitute Board Member

Amanuel Haile-Mariam. Mr. Haile-Mariam joined GE Energy Financial Services in 2006 and has held various positions based in the United States, Hong Kong and Singapore, executing and managing large energy transactions around the world, including, Australia, North America (U.S. & Canada), Japan, South Asia, Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) countries and Latin America. He is responsible for overseeing all capital market efforts to raise third party capital and investment syndication activities in the Americas. Mr. Haile-Mariam also serves as a board member on an energy fund.​