Kosmos Energy

About Kosmos Energy

Kosmos Energy is an American international oil company founded and based in Dallas, Texas. It has been involved in the discovery and development of the Jubilee oil field off the coast of Ghana.

Engagement with the EITI

Kosmos is an international supporting company for EITI. Kosmos sits on the EITI Board in Ghana and continues to play an active role in the national process. One of our employees in Mauritania is on the EITI National Steering Committee, and we have been advocating for EITI’s wider adoption in both Suriname and Morocco.

Financial contribution to the international management of the EITI

Kosmos Energy contributed US $20,000 in 2015.

Other relevant information

Kosmos discloses payments to governments, as well as its Petroleum Agreements (PAs) and Production Sharing Contracts (PSCs) here:



Thomas Golembeski 

Stakeholder Statement: 

From Kosmos Energy's statement of support to the EITI:

Kosmos is a Supporting Company of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI), a leading global standard that strengthens governance by promoting transparency and accountability in the oil, gas, and mining industries.

We are committed to exceeding EITI requirements and have resolved to report and publish annually material payments to governments. In our Business Principles, we recognize the critical importance of resource revenues in contributing to sustainable development in our host countries.