Chris Garcia

Chris Garcia

Mexico International Account Director and Deepwater Advisor, Schlumberger Oilfield Services

Chris Garcia received his Bachelor of Science in petroleum engineering from the University of Texas at Austin in 1984.  He has 34 years’ experience in the oil & gas industry, more than 30 of which have been with Schlumberger, leading the typical oilfield life, working in 11 different countries, on mostly offshore and deepwater projects.

Prior to his present position, Mr. Garcia’s assignments included deepwater theme manager for the Gulf of Mexico, deepwater business development manager in Mexico and deepwater advisor for Latin America.  His present responsibilities primarily focus on working with international clients arriving in Mexico.

As a deepwater advisor, Mr. Garcia has been involved with multiple deepwater theme initiatives, including internal training and competency development, peer review advisor and R&E advisor.