Board of Directors
Uwem Ukpong is Executive Vice President, Regions, Alliances & Enterprise Sales
for Baker Hughes. In this role, he is responsible for identifying and realizing
growth opportunities through deep customer relationships around the world
and market-backed strategic partnerships.
A 27-year industry veteran, Uwemhas a wealth of global experience, having
directly managed global oil and gas operations across multiple regions,
including North America, Europe, Sub-saharan Africa, North Africa and Latin
America; and having served as Baker Hughes’ Chief Global Operations Officer.
Formerly the Vice President of Baker Hughes Integration at GE Oil & Gas, Uwem
oversaw the successful integration of the $32 billionmerger between GE Oil &
Gas and Baker Hughes.
Uwem began his career at Schlumberger, where he held multiple oilfield
services operating roles, including petrophysicist, and reservoir engineer. He
served as President of Schlumberger Software, where he was responsible for
overall strategic development of oil and gas software and services covering
reservoir characterization, production optimization, and drilling to solve
exploration and production challenges. He also held executive positions in HR
and regional operations.
Uwem holds a Bachelor of Science degree inmathematics and computer
science and a master’s degree in petroleumengineering fromHeriot-Watt
University, Edinburgh, United Kingdom.