Chris James

Sub-Sea Well Intervention (SSWI) Advisor

Chris James is the Subsea Well Intervention Advisor for Chevron in Covington, LA.  In his 37 years with Chevron, he has held various drilling and completion positions in numerous locations around the globe.   Prior to initiating his current Deepwater Intervention position in the GOM in 2015, he held Drilling and Completions Superintendent positions in both Deepwater and Shelf operations.

Chris graduated from Mississippi State University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Petroleum Engineering.  He is an active member of the American Association of Drilling Engineers and the Society of Petroleum Engineers.