Jarred Guthrie has 19 years of experience as a technical leader with expertise managing dynamic teams and complex projects in a Fortune 5 company and energy ‘supermajor’. Mr. Guthrie has extensive negotiation skills and was responsible for directing $3.9B in commercial agreements globally. He has led teams on 5 continents, across both developed and frontier markets, in the areas of production operations, R&D, exploration, maintenance, logistics, contracts & procurement, and was also one of the establishing members of a successful innovation center that delivered >$1B in revenue.
Mr. Guthrie is a highly decorated US Army veteran with multiple command roles and combat deployments, having been responsible for as many as 18,000 soldiers with a $2.1B budget. He was also the US Army’s liaison to the Department of Commerce for fuel in Northern Iraq.
Mr. Guthrie is an Executive Committee Member of the World Trade Center Energy Committee, a member of the Boards of Directors of WorldBoston, the Fuel Relief Fund, the Society of Petroleum Engineers, The YOT Club, as well as a former Board Observer for iBERIABANK. He is also a member of the American Chamber of Commerce in Tbilisi, Georgia. Mr. Guthrie is the recipient of the Order of the Eagle of Georgia in recognition for his numerous philanthropic efforts throughout that country.
He earned a B.S. in Industrial Systems Engineering and B.A. in American Legal Studies from the United States Military Academy at West Point, along with an Executive Education from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is a Chartered Professional Engineer (EUR ING) in the European Union and has been inducted into the Royal Dutch Institute of Engineers in the Netherlands. He is also an accomplished technical author and US Patents holder.