Nasikul Islam, Sr. Technical Sales Consultant, Drilling and Completions
Nasikul Islam is a Sr. Technical Sales Consultant for Drilling and Completions in the Eurasia/Europe/Sub-Saharan Africa Region for Halliburton Landmark. He is a master’s degree candidate in petroleum engineering (December 2018) at the University of Utah. He holds a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering and chemistry from Texas AM University. Mr. Islam has more than 16 years of oil & gas industry experience, and five SPE publications related to real-time and drilling performance. In 2002, he began his career in Schlumberger’s Drilling and Measurements division. In 2008, he joined Knowledge Systems (KSI) and consulted for Saudi ARAMCO in its Real Time Operations Centre in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. That same year, Mr. Islam joined Talisman Energy Calgary as a Drilling Optimization Engineer, where he used his previous expertise with real-time systems and proactively intervened from the Talisman Real Time Operations Centre. Before joining Halliburton Landmark, he worked as a Senior Drilling & Completions Engineer with Husky Energy for Deep Basin-Ansell; as a Sr. Drilling Engineer with Occidental Oil and Gas Corporation in Houston, Texas; and as a Sr. Performance Engineer with Qatar Petroleum. He is passionate on research in next-generation real-time engineering.