EIC North & Central America | Advisory Board

EIC Regional Advisory Board (North & Central America)

The EIC Regional Advisory Board North & Central America comprises of a quorum of EIC member companies and industry stakeholders i.e., providers of goods and services, contractors, academia/think/tanks, operators, and OEMs across the region. Individually and collectively, Advisory Board Members support the not-for-profit initiatives of the EIC. Participation provides access to expertise, exclusive networking opportunities, and avenues to test strategic thinking. The purpose of the Board is to create a channel for new insights and advice on solving business challenges, and to explore new opportunities by stimulating robust, high-quality conversations.
Akshat Kulkarni


Compressor Controls Corporation

Amanda Duhon

Director (North & Central America) - EIC, EIC Regional Advisory Board (North & Central America) Chair


Andrew Korney

Vice President Business Development

Cashman Equipment Corp

Barbara Metcalf

Head of Energy Business Development

King & Spalding LLP

Boyd Howell

Director of Sales & Marketing


Caryn Fuller


HKA Global, Inc.

Charles McConnell

Executive Director

University of Houston, Center for Carbon Management and Energy Sustainability

Chris Cottam

President, North America

Edward Gunn LLP

Chris Stilmann

North American Geoscience Project Manager

Vysus Group

Christina Staib

Senior Client Engagement Lead

Global CCS Institute

Edward Hernandez

Global Sales Manager


Ellen King

Events and Special Projects Advisor, Communications & Advocacy

bp America

Farook Khan

Global Account Manager


Gemma Neal

Head of Marketing

Vysus Group

Guido Van Der Zwet


Ips Powerful People

Humberto Cobos

Purchasing Manager

Shell Mexico

Iain Murray

Vice President, Strategy & Business Development


James Hart

Procurement Operations Manager


Jane Stricker

Executive Director, Houston Energy Transition Initiative and SVP, Energy Transition

Greater Houston Partnership

Jessica Rothnie

SCM Director, Gulf of Mexico


Jose Lopez

VP Global Sales

AMETEK Solidstate Controls Inc

Justin Hoffman



Justin Dugas

Area Sales Manager - Americas, Inspection Services

Lloyd's Register

Katherine Zimmerman

Business Development Manager


Kenneth Stanley

MD Physician

Sound Physicians Group​

Kristy Bellows

Houston Onshore Oil & Gas Operations VP


Luanna Souza

Project Manager (Americas)


Luis Vazquez

Director, Commercial Management

Zachry Group

Malcolm Fawcett

Director, Climate Change


Marcelo Campos

Regional Business Development Manager, Americas


Margaret A. Kidd

MILT, CPE, Program Director, Supply Chain & Logistics Technology

University of Houston

Martin Jr Tremblay

Offshore Wind Lead, USA


Michael Olsen

Vice President, Policy & Government Affairs

Aker Offshore Wind

Michael Cousins

VP Survey & GeoEngineering

Vysus Group

Michael Sicker

President, Oil & Gas Division

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America, Inc.

Miguel Carreon

Senior Commercial Director Mexico & Central America

Baker Hughes

Monica De Prada

Country Manager

TRS Staffing Solutions

Najib Kandala

Director Business Development

Marathon Oil

Neil Goldin

Director of Market Intelligence


Noureen Faizee

Director, Strategy & Growth - Hydrogen


Patrice LaPorte

Vice President Industrial Applications Americas

Siemens Energy

Paul Sullivan

Senior Vice President


Paula Fitzpatrick

VP, Growth & Development


Pietro Ferreira

Senior Regional Analyst, Americas


Rajiv Sabharwal

Vice President of Business Development – Energy

Bureau Veritas

Ram Iruvanti

Product Line Director


Robert Nussmeier

Vice President of Strategic Clients

Baker Concrete

Rodrigo Riveira del Valle

Director for Government and Public Affairs

Equinor Mexico

Rubén Asali

Commercial Director


Shady Elkholy

Strategic Marketing Manager

Compressor Controls Corporation

Simon Critten

Vice President Power Consulting

Mott MacDonald

Spencer Linsell

Regional Sales Director – NCSA


Stefan Hirniak

Senior Director, Renewable Energy

Sthree - Progressive Recruitment

Sy Oytan

Deputy CEO

Vineyard Wind

Thierry Jahant
Tom Pashley

Business Development Director

Unger Steel Middle East FZE

Viet Van

Vice President, Supply Chain Management

Cheniere Energy, Inc.