Houston CDO Community

Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CDOs in the Houston community to solve critical leadership challenges through the collective experiences and expertise of the network.

Invaluable network

Build a strong professional network where you live and work. Access the collective expertise of your true peers all in one place. Make new connections and catch up with old friends.

Peer collaboration

Gain new perspectives from peers who understand your most critical priorities and are facing the same challenges -- generate ideas, share real-life experiences and get forward-looking guidance and insights.

Actionable insights

Exchange best practices, validate strategies and walk away with practical insights that are immediately actionable.

Join your peers to discuss the most critical issues impacting CDOs today.

  1. Adopting modern D&A strategies and operating models that deliver business value in volatile environments
  2. Generating measurable economic benefits to the business from available data assets and advanced analytics
  3. Becoming a master change agent and driving data literacy across the enterprise

Houston CDO Governing Body

A regional Governing Body leads the Houston CDO community, shaping the topics and agendas for your local programs and ensuring that all content is driven by CDOs, for CDOs.


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Navin Advani

Vice President | BT - Supply Chain & Merchandising Technology and Enterprise Data & Analytics Platforms

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David Bowlby

Occidental Petroleum
VP, Data & Analytics

Sebastian Gass headshot

Sebastian Gass

GM, Technology Strategy & Services

Dr. Satyam Priyadarshy headshot

Dr. Satyam Priyadarshy

Chief Data Scientist

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Lynn Robinson

Shell Oil Company
IT Chief Data Officer - Manufacturing

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Jackie Wallace

Baker Hughes
VP, IT Program Management – Divestitures


Adil Ahmed

Bristow Group
Director, Information Architecture & Knowledge Systems

Latha Baburou

Baker Hughes
VP, Data & Analytics

Christopher Barringer

Sanchez Oil Gas
VP, Information Technology

Steve Brady

Dresser-Rand Group
VP of Process Innovation & CIO

Dr. Ashwani Dev

Strategy Manager, Head Big Data Analytics

James Druzbik

Group 1 Automotive

Jeremy Eade

BP United States
Director, North Development Technology Solutions & Manager, Subsurface and Wells Applications

Melinda East

D&P Global Data Quality & Management

Edgar Enciso

EVP, Director of Digital Engagement and Data Analytics

Frank Hayden

VP, Trading Compliance

Kevin Landry

Turner Industries
IT Director

Charles Li

Royal Dutch Shell
IT Chief Data Officer for Trading & Supply

Justin Lo

Manager, Data Science Engineering Center of Excellence

Raphael Louvrier

Vallourec North America
Chief Data Officer - North America

Bill Martin

MRC Global
Chief Data Officer

Stu Moffitt

National Oilwell Varco
Director, Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing

Arun Narayanan

Chief Data Officer

Travis Osborne

Apache Corporation

Marc Paige

GC Services Limited Partnership
AVP IT Software Development & Chief Applications Architect

Jun Qian

Chief Data Architect

Erik Tennison

Associate Information Officer

Pradeep Vaswani

Crown Castle
VP & Head, Digital Transformation

Boyan Vukichevich

J.B. Poindexter
Director of Application Development

Upcoming Events

Virtual Programs

October 20, 2020

Houston CDO Virtual Town Hall

Navigating Data Privacy in Today’s Evolving Landscape

An interactive, peer-led discussion on current topics and priorities.

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November 3, 2020

Houston CDO Virtual Boardroom

Houston CDO Virtual Boardroom

An intimate and interactive conversation framed around a hot topic or priority.

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November 17, 2020

Houston CDO Virtual Town Hall

Virtual Town Hall

An interactive, peer-led discussion on current topics and priorities.

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December 7, 2020

Houston CDO Virtual Executive Summit

Walk away from this peer-led, half-day virtual program with new connections and actionable insights.

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“I especially appreciate the chance to interact with peers from other companies and industries to share the woes and triumphs of data management.”