Meet the Advisory Committee

To support the content selection process for the ASUG Best Practices: SAP for Oil and Gas conference, we brought together a team of industry leaders and SAP experts that help us review each abstract submitted and select the most innovative stories that will be featured on the agenda. The committee members volunteer their time to support the conference production team and help to enhance the overall conference experience of all attendees.

Thank you to our dedicated Advisory Committee for their continued support of the ASUG Best Practices: SAP for Oil and Gas conference.

Jake Turner

GM Process Design and SAP S/4HANA Development, Suncor Energy Services Inc.

Biography

Jake is leading an initiative to advance Suncor’s digital and information technology operating model, which aims to strengthen the effectiveness, efficiency, and agility of the business through digital and enterprise technical solutions. He is also leading the SAP S/4HANA transformation to simplify, standardize, and modernize Suncor’s enterprise resource planning (ERP).
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Bob Davis II

Global Solution Manager, SAP

Biography

Bob is currently the global solution manager for oil and gas at SAP. Bob has a deep understanding of upstream oil and gas, in-depth knowledge of solutions that enable upstream oil and gas companies to run better, insight into SAP’s capabilities and road map for oil and gas, and a…
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Miriam Arellano

SAP FICO Lead, DistributionNow

Biography

Miriam Arellano is the SAP financial accounting and controlling (FICO) manager at DistributionNOW. She supports day-to-day operations, implements finance-driven projects, and is leading the Suite-on-HANA migration efforts. Working in both tech and oil and gas industries has shown Miriam the important role SAP plays in improving company efficiency and financial…
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Peter Hung

IT Manager, Digital Core, Chevron

Biography

Peter Hung is currently IT manager for Chevron’s ERP transformation program; called Digital Core. Peter received his bachelor’s degree in computer science and mathematics from Kansas State University and MBA from Monash University, Australia. Peter has over 35 years of international downstream experience, began his career with BP, and has…
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Lance Medlin

COO, Meridian Energy Group, Inc.

Biography

Lance is the COO at Meridian Energy Group, Inc.

Neil Robertson

Executive VP, Controller, Cenovus Energy, Inc.

Jared Robinson

Manager, Corporate Business Solutions, Phillips 66

Biography

Jared is the manager of corporate business solutions at Phillips 66.

Denise Sanders

Director, Financial Systems, Murphy Oil Corporation

Venkata Ramana Nethi

Business Process Lead, Operations,, Schlumberger

Martina Schraven

Director IT Enterprise Applications, KBR

Biography

Martina Schraven is KBR’s director of IT enterprise applications. She has over 18 years of experience directing, implementing, and supporting enterprise applications. For the past 12 years, Martina has supported Noble’s SAP, Microsoft Office 365, SharePoint, learning management, and Hyperion environments. She has successfully deployed and provided support for 13…
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    Meet the Advisory Committee

    Jake is leading an initiative to advance Suncor’s digital and information technology operating model, which aims to strengthen the effectiveness, efficiency, and agility of the business through digital and enterprise technical solutions. He is also leading the SAP S/4HANA transformation to simplify, standardize, and modernize Suncor’s enterprise resource planning (ERP).

    Meet the Advisory Committee

    Bob is currently the global solution manager for oil and gas at SAP. Bob has a deep understanding of upstream oil and gas, in-depth knowledge of solutions that enable upstream oil and gas companies to run better, insight into SAP’s capabilities and road map for oil and gas, and a skill set to lead and help oil and gas companies on their digital transformation journey.

    Meet the Advisory Committee

    Miriam Arellano is the SAP financial accounting and controlling (FICO) manager at DistributionNOW. She supports day-to-day operations, implements finance-driven projects, and is leading the Suite-on-HANA migration efforts. Working in both tech and oil and gas industries has shown Miriam the important role SAP plays in improving company efficiency and financial processes. Miriam holds a Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in management information systems (MIS) from the University of Texas at Austin.

    Meet the Advisory Committee

    Peter Hung is currently IT manager for Chevron’s ERP transformation program; called Digital Core. Peter received his bachelor’s degree in computer science and mathematics from Kansas State University and MBA from Monash University, Australia. Peter has over 35 years of international downstream experience, began his career with BP, and has worked in Australia, Asia, and Europe. He joined Chevron in Singapore in 2004 and held positions as eastern hemisphere IT service delivery manager and CIO for international fuels business. Peter assumed his current position as IT manager for Chevron’s Digital Core program in 2020, based in San Ramon, California.

    Meet the Advisory Committee

    Martina Schraven is KBR’s director of IT enterprise applications. She has over 18 years of experience directing, implementing, and supporting enterprise applications. For the past 12 years, Martina has supported Noble’s SAP, Microsoft Office 365, SharePoint, learning management, and Hyperion environments. She has successfully deployed and provided support for 13 different SAP applications, ranging from SAP ERP Central Component, SAP SRM supplier self-service (SUS), SAP Business Intelligence, and most recently SAP Management of Change. In addition, she has experience in enterprise application promotion from on-premise to cloud. Prior to Noble, her experience at Thermo Fisher Scientific, Schwarz Pharmaceuticals, and Kohler Company has enabled her to have an understanding of various business processes in a wide array of business portfolio deployments.