Ross Philo

ROSS PHILO, SPE, has joined the advisory board of Digital H2O as a senior advisor. He has more than 30 years of information-technology (IT)-related experience in the oil and gas industry and worked most recently as an independent consultant with Cognoscenti Consulting, specializing in IT and business strategy. Before this, Philo was executive vice president, IT, with FTS Group. He has also served as chief information officer at Halliburton, Maersk, and the US Postal Service, and in senior leadership positions at Cisco Systems and Visean. He began his career in 1975 at Schlumberger, eventually serving as vice president/IT director. Philo has a BS degree in mechanical engineering and computer science from Imperial College London.