Executive Vice President of Corporate Affairs & Chief Strategy Officer
Neal K. Githens was present at QRI from day one and was a key architect for the design of the company. Mr. Githens was instrumental in guiding QRI’s growth by developing relationships with major national oil companies in North America and the Middle East and is integral in directing the company’s global growth plan.
Mr. Githens has also been a driving force behind the development of QRI’s technological platform. This platform is helping in the adoption of QRI’s key metrics and processes as the company works to change the way oil reservoirs are evaluated, leading to improved reserve and production performance.
Prior to joining QRI, Neal Githens was a vice president with Goldman, Sachs & Co. where he worked in Technology. In this capacity he was responsible for the research and integration of advanced computing and storage technologies into the firms computing environment.
As the firm’s information management specialist, he also worked closely with the Technology Principle Investment Area, Investment Banking, and Investment Research divisions of the firm.