Roberto Espriella

Director and CEO

Experience civil engineer, construction, maintenance, and operations manager with over 25 years of experience working in leadership positions with major international Oil & Gas EPC and Operations organizations that has led large projects in multiple countries, including Colombia, Panama, Nicaragua, Peru, and the United States. Prior to joining Zergratran, Roberto was in charge of special projects for EcoPetrol and is one of the foremost tunneling and pipeline engineers in Colombia.

Roberto is an excellent communicator, capable of serving as an interface between field operations and home office management. Experienced addressing environmental and community relations affairs. Significant knowledge of executing work in harsh environments and remote locations (e.g., the Amazon jungle and Andes Mountains). Management includes leading/training expatriates, third-party nationals and local professionals, technicians, and specialized labor teams. Represented facilities include Oil & Gas Pipeline, including large OD pipeline, Pipeline Stations, and Terminal. Major Civil Infrastructure, including Tunneling, Dams, Water Pipeline and Roads.

Company affiliations include: British Petroleum (BP Exploration), Gulf Interstate Engineering (Houston, TX), OCP Oleoducto De Grudos Pesados (Ecuador), Cosacol Ltd (Colombia), Pie & S Lta (Colombia), Oleoducto De Colombia (Colombia), Ecopetrol (Colombia), Ingetec (Colombia), and Consorcio Etsa-Concol / Ecopetrol (Colombia).