DENVER — CH2M HILL, a global full-service consulting, design, construction, and operations firm, is pleased to announce that Dr. Jamal Shamas will be moving into a new role as Industry Sector Lead – Water for Oil and Gas.
As Industry Sector Lead, Dr. Shamas will use his expertise in the oil and gas industry to lead global strategic planning and business development efforts for the Oil and Gas Sector within the CH2M HILL Water Business Group’s Industrial, Energy and Mining Platform. He will also serve as the firm’s Client Portfolio Manager for oil and gas industry clients. Over his 25 year career, Dr. Shamas held many technical and managerial positions with small to large consulting and engineering companies serving clients in Central and North America, Middle East, North Africa, Asia, and Europe. Dr. Shamas focuses on all issues relating to water including process water supply and treatment, wastewater treatment and reuse, and integrated water management solutions leading to sustainable practices.
“We’re really excited for Jamal to move into this critical role. His extensive experience working with major oil and gas, chemical, and petrochemical industry clients in the U.S. and overseas will undoubtedly help establish and evolve opportunities and relationships within the entire market sector,” comments Steve Gelman, Director of CH2M HILL Water Business Group’s Industrial, Energy and Mining Platform.
Dr. Shamas joined CH2M HILL in 2009 and soon after relocated to the United Arab Emirates to develop industrial sector clients in the Middle East and North Africa. Prior to joining CH2M HILL, Shamas spent most of his career in Louisiana working for major oil and gas, chemical, and petrochemical industry clients in the US and worldwide.