Dr. Jeff Spath

2014 SPE President, Schlumberger Limited
Dr. Jeff Spath

Jeff Spath is vice president of Industry Affairs for Schlumberger Limited, based in Houston, Texas. Prior positions include president of the Reservoir Management Group and president of Data and Consulting Services. Jeff joined Schlumberger as a well testing field engineer in 1984 and has held various global positions in reservoir engineering, research, and management. He holds BS and MS degrees in petroleum engineering from Texas A&M University and a PhD in reservoir engineering from the Mining University of Leoben, Austria.

He has served as Technical Director for Management & Information on the SPE Board of Directors, as SPE Distinguished Lecturer on Production Enhancement and in 2011 was named SPE Distinguished Member. Spath has published 24 technical papers and holds 14 patents.