More recently in September 2017, the Company acquired 90% interests and operatorship in the producing Puesto Flores as well as the Estancia Vieja blocks in the Rio Negro province.
In July 2014, the Company acquired the remaining 50% interest and operatorship in the Puesto Guardian concession.
President entered Paraguay in September 2012 by farming into the underexplored Pirity and Demattei blocks.
At the time, the Company was focused on its portfolio of interests in Australia and the United States, first entering Argentina in June 2011 through the acquisition of a 50% non-operated interest in the producing Puesto Guardian concession, in the province of Salta.
The Company changed its name to President Petroleum Company PLC when Peter Levine acquired a controlling interest in November 2009.
The Company was originally founded as Meridian Petroleum Resources PLC in 2004.