He has had numerous industry leadership, board and advisory positions and has been recognized for his contributions to local communities.
Bradley R. Govreau, Chief Operating Officer
Brad was senior vice president and general manager of Unocal Indonesia responsible for operations of a $900 million portfolio of shelf and deep water oil and gas assets. He controlled a $160 million annual expense budget and $120 million capital budget. While at Unocal he also was Vice President of Unocal Geothermal and directed 400 employees and was responsible for $600 million in assets.
From 1986 -1992 he was Regional Manager Unocal California and was part of the management team responsible for overseeing operations and divestitures of a $200 million portfolio of oil and gas assets. From 1975 – 1986 he served as Production Engineer, Reservoir Engineer and Area Engineer/Area Superintendent for Unocal. Areas of responsibility included Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Utah, Colorado, and New Mexico. BS Petroleum Chemical Engineering Louisiana State University.
C. Paul Davis, Senior Vice President and
Chairman of Advisory Board
C. Paul Davis has over 35 years of experience in the computer industry where he worked in various field sales and home office management positions for companies like Addressograph-Multigraph Corporation, Sperry Rand UNIVAC and DataProducts Corporation. Over the past 25 years Mr. Davis has successfully started seven of his own California companies and took one (PerfectData Corporation) through a successful public offering in 1983. Some of this other companies included: TEDA Corporation, CompuRite Ribbon Corporation, Permabyte Corporation, Technology Marketing, COMAT Technologies Corporation, a company that did a two year consulting assignment for Neste Og (Finland’s largest company) and UNIAX Corporation, the co-inventors of conductive polymers that won Dr. Alan Heeger a Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2000, and ACORN Golf, Incorporated. Mr. Davis has served on seven Boards. He holds six patents. Mr. Davis was the Co-Founder and Vice Chairman of SO/CAL/TEN Forum in Southern California and Co-Founder of the MIT Business Forum on the Central Coast. He was also past President of the Las Positas Park Foundation. Mr. Davis has a BS in Marketing (1954) and MBA (1957) from the University of Detroit.
Alan Sheehy, Vice President & Principal Scientist
Professor Alan Sheehy is Professor of Microbiology at the Microbiology Research Unit, Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia. He is a microbial ecologist specializing in extractive industries—especially oil and gas. His appointments include inaugural Dean of Science and Professor of Microbiology at the University of the Sunshine Coast, Professor of Microbiology at the University of Canberra, and Senior Principal Research Scientist at the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization of Australia (CSIRO). Professor Sheehy has 38 years of experience in microbiology, with the last 20 years in collaborative projects with major oil and gas producers resolving industrial issues. For his work in microbial biotechnology and the development of the Titan Process, Professor Sheehy has been nominated twice for Australia’s premier national science award, the Clunies Ross National Science and Technology Award.
Michael T. Carroll, Vice President Technology
Mr. Carroll has most recently served as Vice President of Technology for LOSL (now merged with Titan) and Senior Vice President Operations for Biofriendly Corporation. He also serves as CEO and Chairman of the Board of Helio Environmental Solutions, an alternative energy company bringing zero-emission energy to market. He previously served as Vice President Sales and Marketing for Biofriendly Corporation and was a Senior Project Engineer for Peck/Jones Construction. Mr. Carroll holds a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management from California Polytechnic, San Luis Obispo.