Dan Gualtieri, is a senior energy industry executive and principal engineering professional working as a strategic advisor on oil and gas asset evaluations, business development strategies and full field development and optimization programs. He has held leadership roles including Executive VP of Business Development with BetaZi focusing on asset evaluations applying predictive analytics and statistical tools on oil and gas assets, acquisition and divestment transaction advisory, full field development and optimization strategies across the energy industry.
In past roles Gualtieri served as a VP of Business Development and Production Solutions with RPS-Knowledge Reservoir, responsible for global projects related to drilling, completions and production optimization; Director of Integrated Services with Baker Hughes responsible for cross service line opportunities between production enhancement, seismic, micro seismic, completions; wireline; artificial lifts; advanced research and regional engineering teams; and reservoir development services. Earlier, he served as a Director of Technology with Boots and Coots; and had 25 years with Halliburton in leading roles such as Regional Manager for Consulting and Project Management, Technology Manager focused on innovation and Houston Business Development and Global Product Champion leading groups of scientists, research groups and engineers to develop and deliver innovative technical solutions for completions, remote scada, data telemetry, fiber optic sensing, real time ops, coiled tubing, fracturing diagnostics, monitoring and optimization, hydraulic workover, reservoir monitoring, production hybrid solutions, flow assurance; data visualization, analysis software development, data storage and permanent downhole pressure control.
Gualtieri holds two US patents and has received a HART’s Meritorious Awards for Engineering Innovation. Managed numerous Top 10 technology development and commercialization projects. He has authored 14 Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) articles, professional journal papers and technical publications; delivered more than twenty major presentations as a keynote speaker at professional events. Gualtieri is a certified Project Management Professional with MBA and MS in Electrical Engineering from Oklahoma State University. He holds BS in Electrical Engineering and BS in Physics from the University of Missouri, Rolla.
Dan serves as a Director of External Industry and Community Outreach with Tulane University for Business (T4B), member of the Industry Advisory Board with University of Houston, and the Greater Houston Salvation Army Advisory Board member.
He is a member of American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG), Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), The Project Management Institute (PMI), and The Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA).