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Adam has been at the helm of Innovex since its inception in 2016, and as CEO continues to lead the business through strategic growth and acquisition delivering a unique blend of conventional, innovative, and proprietary technologies to support upstream onshore and offshore activities worldwide Previously, Adam was CEO of Team Oil Tools and from 2002 served in senior management roles including Vice President of the Western U.S. Division, President of Latin America, Vice President of the U.S. Completions Division and Country Manager for Saudi Arabia at Baker Hughes. Adam began his career as an engineer with WellDynamics Inc., an oil and gas completions and production technology company. He holds a B.S. in Petroleum Engineering from Colorado School of Mines and an MBA from Duke University.
Kendal joined Innovex in 2016 as VP of Corporate Development and has been a key member of the Innovex team leading M&A, treasury and integration. In early 2019, he took on the role of CFO assuming wide ranging responsibility for the company’s financial operations. Previously, Kendal served seven years with Intervale Capital, a middle market OFS private equity firm, where he was responsible for identifying, assessing, and managing a variety of oilfield service investments. Kendal earned a B.S. in Finance from the University of Kansas.
Dawn joined Innovex in 2018 and leads Human Resources, HSE and business support teams across the global organization. Prior to joining Innovex, Dawn held leadership roles in Human Resources at prominent global companies across multiple industries – including Jetstream, Callaway and Mercer. Recognized as a strong identifier and developer of talent, Dawn specializes in organizational development and strategy, strategic planning, change leadership, succession planning, business transformation, talent acquisition, employee relations, and negotiations. She holds a degree from UC Riverside and is SPHR certified.
Jeff serves as the Vice President of Technology after joining Innovex in 2018. Previously, Jeff acted as Senior Project Engineer for Tejas Research & Engineering after an 8 year stay with Baker Hughes where he held multiple engineering roles including Region Engineer, U.S. Land and Engineering Manager, North American Region. Jeff holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Michigan Technological University and multiple granted & pending patents in the areas of unconventional completions, sand control completions and hydraulic fracturing.
Ben joined Innovex in 2018 and serves as the Vice President of Manufacturing and Supply Chain. In 2011, Ben capped off a 30 year career with Baker Hughes where he held multiple integral positions including Director of U.S. Manufacturing, Senior Plant Manager and Director, Western Hemisphere Supply Chain Operations. He brings invaluable expertise to the areas of both manufacturing and supply chain for Innovex. Ben holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering Technology from Texas A&M.
Since joining Innovex in 2016, Mark has held the positions of Vice President of Well Completions, Chief Operations Officer, and is now President for the North America region. He was previously the Vice President of Operations for Team Oil Tools; and prior to joining Team, Mark spent 30 years at Baker Hughes holding multiple key positions including leading the completions business in both South Texas and the Rocky Mountains. With a plethora of hands-on, managerial, and problem-solving experience, Mark is considered an industry expert in well completions and fishing operations across North America.
As VP of ECAF Craig leads strategic planning, development, and operations for Innovex’s growing business in Europe, Caspian, and Africa. Prior to joining Innovex in 2021, Craig held positions including Product Line Director for Completion & Production with Weatherford and Executive Strategy Leader for Baker Hughes. Craig began his career with Baker Hughes in 1995 in operations and progressed to senior positions in sales, product line leadership and region management while being based in the UK, Norway, US, Italy, and Germany. Craig holds a BEng (Hons) in Engineering Technology/Mechanical & Offshore Engineering from Robert Gordon University.
John joined Innovex in early 2016 and is the VP for the Middle East & Asia Pacific region. Prior to this role, he held the positions of account manager, Vice President of Business & Product Development, and Vice President of Well Completions. John previously held positions in sales management and applications engineering (with a focus on Eastern Hemisphere) at Halliburton, Weatherford and Tam International. John holds a B.A. in Marketing from Texas A&M University and an MBA in Business Administration from Mississippi State University.
Gonzalo leads Operations and Sales for Innovex´s fast-growing Latin America (LATAM) market. Prior to joining Innovex in 2021, Gonzalo was Director of Sales & Operations at Rubicon Oilfield International and Managing Director (LATAM) for Top-Co, and has experience working in the Caribbean, Central & South America, and Mexico. Gonzalo holds a Degree in Electronic Engineering, Robotics and Mechatronics (Hons) from Tecnologico de Monterrey in Mexico.