HOUSTON, Feb. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- eCORP International, LLC ("eCORP") is pleased to announce that Jerry Walker has joined the company as President and will additionally serve as a member of the eCORP Board of Managers.
Mr. Walker most recently served as Executive Vice President of Global Solutions for Dresser-Rand Group as part of its senior management team, which led its outstanding performance and ultimate sale to Siemens.
John Francis Thrash, Chairman and CEO of eCORP, remarked, "Jerry's impeccable and significant industry reputation coupled with the deep respect in which he is held across the investment community will add significant leverage to our company's assets. We are delighted with his election to join eCORP on the heels of his tremendous success at Dresser-Rand and look forward to accelerated growth across our family of companies."
While at Dresser-Rand, Mr. Walker led all aspects of the Company's growth activities including mergers and acquisitions, marketing, research and development, large project execution and operations in the growth regions of Brazil, the Middle East and Asia. Previously, Mr. Walker served as Vice President of Americas and Asia Pacific for Dresser-Rand Group Inc.
Prior to joining Dresser-Rand, Mr. Walker spent more than 15 years with Honeywell including serving as Vice President of Global Operations at Process Solutions from 2005 to 2008, where he led all aspects of manufacturing, supply chain and project operations. He held various other senior leadership roles at Honeywell International from 1993 to 2008 including; Vice President and General Manager of Europe, Middle East, and Africa, Vice President of Sales, Vice President of Business Development and Director of Marketing.
Mr. Walker has more than 25 years of experience in the Energy industries, including refinery operations with BP (formerly Amoco) and marketing with Emerson Electric. He has also been a Director of MFRI, Inc. since April 15, 2014 and chairs the Compensation Committee. Mr. Walker holds a BS Degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.
About eCORP International, LLC
Founded in 1978, Houston-based eCORP and its predecessor companies have extensive oil and gas experience including underground natural gas storage, natural gas transportation, enhanced oil recovery in conventional reservoirs using propane and butane, exploration for and production of conventional and unconventional (shale) reservoirs, waterless and chemical-free fracking technology, electric power generation and marketing of electricity and gas. www.ecorpintl.com and www.ecorpstim.com
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