Marc Duncan – CEO / President
Marc Duncan is a former President & COO of Contango Oil and Gas (NYSE: MCF) . Under his leadership, the value of the company rose from $200M to a market cap peak of $1.5B. As a drilling engineer by trade with a vast array of experience in technical project development and management, Marc regularly participates as a technical advisor on highly lucrative projects. Through his company, Marc is playing a pioneering role in the development of Mexico’s energy / oil and gas assets for the first time by foreign, private companies. He holds a MBA in Engineering and worked his way up from the rig floor to the boardroom in various capacities around the world. His career primarily focused on establishment of new venture operations in Iran, Scotland, South Africa, Equator, Indonesia, China, and the Ukraine. Mr. Duncan, born in Indian Trail N.C. is a registered tribal member of the Southern Cherokee Nation henceforth his ties to the Indian heritage.
Steve Morrison – Technical Advisor
Mr. Steve Morrison A managing member and founder of Commander Drilling Technologies and served as President and CEO. He is the past President of Applied Drilling Technology, Inc. (ADTI), the world’s largest offshore turnkey drilling contractor. Prior to ADTI, Mr. Morrison spent 15 years with Arco Oil and Gas as an engineering manager designing and drilling ultra-deep high pressure gas wells in South Louisiana.
Michael Duncan – Business Development
Michael is a manager of the company and quarterbacks business development, among other responsibilities. He has a degree and interest in corporate finance. He was introduced to the energy industry at a very young age; visiting various power project and well sites at both international and domestic locations. He has practical experience with startups and gained much knowledge at Frank’s International, a leading oilfield services and technology provider. Michael decided to join his father to help expand the business.
Vic Franck – Legal Counsel
Mr. Vic Franck an attorney, MBA and Certified Public Accountant with extensive hands-on experience working with mergers, acquisitions, and start-up situations. He worked as a Managing Director of Octagon Capital, Ltd., a private equity and distressed investment firm where he acted as lead counsel for the group’s investment activities which has involved more than 25 transactions since 2001. From 1991 to 2001, Mr. Franck was Corporate Counsel and Director of Tax Audits at Tenneco Inc. (NYSE: TEN), located in Houston, Texas
Joseph Way – Drilling Operations
Mr. Joseph Way began his oilfield career in 1975 and has been involved in numerous projects involving Deepwater, shelf, inland water and land based operations around North America, West Africa and the Gulf of Mexico including work for Contango Oil and Gas. His areas of expertise include extended reach horizontal drilling, Under Balanced Drilling, workover/completion operations. He most recently served as a Senior Field Operations Supervisor in the Bakken area of North Dakota where extended reach horizontal operations of 18,000’ were being conducted in record time of 5.8 days. The drilling well cost went from ~$4 MM to $1.5 MM.
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