Congratulations to 2012 Regional Awards Winners in Latin America and Caribbean

Regional and section awards recognize members who contribute exceptional service and leadership within SPE, as well as making significant professional contributions within their technical disciplines at the SPE regional level. Awards are presented at the appropriate SPE region or SPE section meeting.

Latin America & Caribbean

Outstanding Young Member 

Luciano Fucello, Canoel International Energy

Xiomara Herrera, Ecopetrol

Distinguished Faculty Achievement

Freddy Escobar, Universidad Surcolombiana

Regional Service Award

Carlos Naranjo, Ecopetro. S.A.

Eduardo M. Barreiro, Independent Consultant

Glenn Sairras, State Oil Company of Suriname   (Staatsolie)

Completions Optimization and Technology

Sidhartha Sur, Mansarovar Energy

Drilling Engineering

Clemente Goncalves, Petrobras

Formation Evaluation

Cesar Patino, Ecopetrol

Management and Information

Alfredo Viola, Independent Consultant

Production and Operations

Telmo Gerlero, Pluspetrol S.A.

Projects, Facilities and Construction

Carlos Novelli, Pan American Energy

Reservoir Description and Dynamics

Miguel A. Lavia, Apache Energia Argentina