James Wells

Asset Manager
Marubeni Oil & Gas (USA) Inc

James Wells is currently Asset Manager for Marubeni Oil & Gas (USA) Inc. where he manages Marubeni’s Western Gulf Asset consisting of operated and non-operated properties in East Breaks, Garden Banks, and Keathley Canyon. Prior to joining Marubeni James spent nine years with ATP Oil & Gas Corporation where he was project manager of the first riserless intervention in 3000’ water depth as well as project manager of a hydrate remediation in 7200’ water depth. While at ATP, James held various positions in reservoir, production, and completion engineering as well as in acquisitions and divestitures. James started his career with Union Oil of California in the Central Gulf as an Operations Engineer.

James holds a BS degree in Petroleum Engineering from Texas Tech University