Mr. Perrin has over 35 years of Information Technology, Engineering and Finance experience in upstream oil and gas. He enriches that with leadership experience and excellent people skills. Mark manages projects that arise from changes in business requirements and from opportunities to leverage technology. His specialties include business analysis, life cycle management, and project management. Mark brings years of petroleum engineering, risk management and, oil and gas field experience to contribute to solving clients’ problems.
Through Corvelle Consulting, Mr. Perrin is assisting oil and gas companies implement EPAP and to increase the value they are receiving from their investments in information technology.
At Cenovus Energy Inc. and its predecessor companies, EnCana Corporation and PanCanadian Petroleum Ltd., Mr. Perrin worked on information technology, engineering and finance initiatives including: implementing a cross-functional workflow system which tracked the drilling of over a thousand wells in the company’s annual drilling program, implementing a surface land management system, implementing financial risk analytical tools to support the corporate financial risk group that enabled complex risk analysis for portfolios containing non-linear instruments, developing a risk management framework in support of a major offshore oil development project that enabled regulatory approval for the project, performing financial and commodity price risk analysis, documenting and testing business processes and controls to meet SOX 404 compliance in Marketing, Upstream North America and UK business units.
Previously, Mark held several positions at Imperial Oil Ltd. in information technology and engineering groups. He gained valuable project management, engineering and operations experience in offshore exploration in the Canadian Beaufort Sea, as a field engineer for a major oil field under miscible flood, and as project engineer for several major civil engineering projects in support of the exploration drilling program.
Bachelor of Applied Science, Civil Engineering, 1979, The University of Waterloo – Waterloo, Ontario