In March of 2019, Mark Christian was appointed to lead corporate business development at Acid Tank Leasing, LLC., an Oklahoma company that has engineered next-generation technology for acid operations on hydraulic frac sites across the U.S.
Concurrently, Mark is President of CHRIS Well Consulting, LLC. (CWC), an Oklahoma consulting firm formed in 2014 that serves oil and gas, industrial manufacturing, aerospace and defense, and technology markets with a laser-focus on producing top-line revenue growth for contractors, tech firms, manufacturers, and institutional investors.
CWC clients supply products and services that keep industry moving forward in Oklahoma, including oilfield service contractors, surface equipment and downhole tool manufacturers, technology companies, and non-oilfield industrial companies developing new product lines and emerging technology with potential in the upstream oil and gas market.
Christian has more than 20 years of oil and gas management experience including leading the Mid-Continent Region for Nuverra Environmental Solutions (2013 - 2014), a water management company that serves the drilling and completion market. He led North American Business Development for Merla Wellhead Solutions (2011 - 2013), a global manufacturer serving the production sector with severe service flow control equipment and wireless digital automation.
From 2003 - 2011, Mark lived in Tripoli, Libya where he served as V.P. of Operations for an international well service company that provides workover, well service, completion services, and technical service consultants and engineers to the Libyan National Oil Company. Mark negotiated more than $400 million dollars of contracts with the Libyan National Oil Company and its EPSA partners.
Mark attended Westminster College where he majored in political science and international studies. He is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), Association of Energy Service Companies (AESC), Oklahoma Energy Producers Alliance (OEPA), and the American Association of Drilling Engineers (AADE).