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. Expanding digital business & accelerating value creation
  2. Influencing culture & collaboration with governance
  3. Orchestrating change & empowering real-time decisions

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.


Navin Advani

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

David Bowlby

Occidental Petroleum
VP, Data & Analytics

Sebastian Gass

Quantum Energy Partners

Satyam Priyadarshy

Technology Fellow and Chief Data Scientist

Jackie Wallace

Baker Hughes
Senior Executive, Digital Technology


Adil Ahmed

Bristow Group
Director, Information Architecture & Knowledge Systems

Christopher Barringer

Mesquite Energy, Inc.
VP, Information Technology

Jeremy Eade

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

Melinda East

Crown Castle
Manager, Data 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 CDO Trading & Supply

Justin Lo

Head of Data Science & Analytics

Raphael Louvrier

Chief Data Officer - North America

Arun Narayanan

Chief Data Officer

Marc Paige

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

Erik Tennison

Associate Information Officer

Boyan Vukichevich

J.B. Poindexter
Director of Application Development

“In the past couple of months, Houston virtual CDO events have been a fantastic source of communication and networking with peers. Covid-19 has thrown us a lot of social challenges, but thanks to Evanta and their conscientious efforts, virtual boardrooms and roundtables are here to stay.”


Upcoming Programs


August 18, 2022 | 1 hour

Texas CDO Virtual Town Hall

Texas CDO Virtual Town Hall

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

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December 6, 2022 | 1 day

Houston CDO Executive Summit

C. Baldwin Curio Collection by Hilton

Walk away from this peer-led program with new connections and with actionable insights.

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