Meet our Team
Gerardo Mercado, President/Sr. Business Development
Twenty (20+) years of experience in the oil and gas Industry. Amongst other roles, Gerardo has held Senior Flow Assurance Manager, Department Manager, as well as Business Development Manager positions. His responsibilities include establishing new client relationships, business development, and establishing flow assurance teams to manage and supervise complex projects and their respective troubleshooting optimization functions. His previous work experience also include extensive exposure to subsea projects including project cost review feasibility, project controls and scheduling activities, reporting project development, directly involved in the in-house subsea staff allocation as well as in-client placement of specific specialist resources, participated in all subsea department interviews and extended job offers to successful candidates. Bilingual in English and Spanish.
Ronnie Zerpa, Vice-President/Sr. Flow Assurance Consultant
Flow Assurance Engineer with a solid background in Mechanical and Petroleum Engineering. Twenty years (20+) of experience in the oil and gas industry. Extensive expertise using state of the art steady state and transient multiphase simulators. Experience with greenfield and brownfield projects. Experience with a wide variety of projects from onshore gas gathering network to offshore HP/HT deepwater developments. Flow assurance interfaces with other subsea disciplines. Achievement oriented team player dedicated to continuous improvement and engineering. Perfect understanding of client’s needs due to working experience within major oil and gas operators inside and outside of US. Bilingual in English and Spanish.
All team members have attended to state of the art software training courses, but more importantly, have gained practical experience in the use of each of the software model packages during their live projects.