Jorge Robles has been the Director of Engineering Operations at C-FER Technologies since 2018, and is responsible for strategic planning and operations in the areas of drilling, completion, production, pipelines and infrastructure.
Prior to coming to C-FER, Jorge was an asset for several well-known companies in the oil industry, including ConocoPhillips, PDVSA and Weatherford International. This has given him over 30 years of technical and managerial experience in development, evaluation and implementation of technologies for the oil industry.
He has developed strategies and led projects in the areas of production, cost optimization, plant capacity expansions and manufacturing process improvements. Jorge is also a recognized expert in artificial lift technologies and has co-chaired Society of Petroleum Engineers workshops on heavy oil and bitumen.
Jorge holds a BSc in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Zulia in Venezuela (1990) and an MSc degree in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Texas in Austin (1996).
When he isn’t working, Jorge enjoys playing guitar and singing.