Sam W. French (Panelist)
Senior Reservoir Engineer
Lower 48 Onshore, BP America Production
Sam French is a Senior Reservoir Engineer with BP's L48 Onshore Business based in Houston Texas. He is currently the Lead Engineer for Refrac Implementation within BP L48, and Project Manager for BP's Eagle Ford Refrac Program. He was the Project Manager for BP's Woodford Shale Refrac Program in 2013-14. For the past five years he has worked on teams developing BP's Eagle Ford Shale property in South Texas, BP's Woodford Shale acreage in Oklahoma and appraising BP's Utica Shale acreage in Ohio. Sam has 30 years experience in various reservoir engineering, operations and leadership roles with a wide variety of reservoirs throughout North America. Sam is a licensed professional engineer in the states of Alaska and Texas. He has a BS degree with Honors in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Wyoming.