Ivan Pinney, Chief Operating Officer
Prior to Wayfinder, Mr. Pinney spent the last 10 years at Chevron holding various positions in Mid-Continent business unit, San Joaquin Valley business unit, and Deep Water Exploration projects.
During his time at Mid-Continent business unit, he supervised a team of engineers as the team lead of Delaware basin to successfully drill and complete over 85 wells in the basin. Mr. Pinney initially led Chevron’s D&C exploration and appraisal efforts for the first horizontal unconventional wells in the Permian Basin ultimately leading to Chevron’s first development project in Delaware Basin. During his tenure as Delaware Basin team lead, he worked closely on several projects with Bryant Fulk.
Mr. Pinney holds an MBA from University of Houston-Downtown and a B.S. in Petroleum Engineering from Texas Tech University.