Armando Gomez

Armando Gomez - PIDX Latin America Ambassador

Halliburton, eBusiness Integration Lead

Armando joined Halliburton in 1990 in Maturin, Venezuela as a Cementing and Stimulation Field Engineer. During his 27 year career, Armando has held positions in operations, business development, information technology and finance. In his current role as eBusiness Integration Lead, Armando is responsible for developing and implementing eBusiness solutions for major customer accounts, and managing the electronic invoicing process.

Armando holds a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering from Universidad de Oriente (Venezuela). In his spare time, Armando enjoys spending time behind the lens of his Canon DSLR 5D capturing architectural landscapes and street photography.

Louis Hendriks – PIDX Netherlands Ambassador

Global Value Web, Managing Director

Louis Hendriks is Managing Director of Global Value Web (GVW). Through his 25 plus years of experience in global business process services, Louis brings to the industry a deep understanding of partnering in global networks, delivering competitive value to clients. Louis has in-depth experience in the collaborative global value network of the Oil & Gas industry.

Through GVW, Louis can improve the quality of various value chain data areas, from “buy”, “make” and “sell”, as well as “quality” and “planning”, for its global customers. As well as the collaboration across these functions in the value chain. Thus, helping multinationals to operate their extended global value chains more effectively and efficiently. 

• Key words: “people, data, process & technology”, material master, product life cycle management, actionable insight, operational excellence, demonstrate control.
• Motive: design, build & operate the global information highway needed for oil & gas industry.
• Global Reach: Western Europe/North Sea, USA/Gulf, and India.

Prior to starting Global Value Web in 2006, Louis has driven many value chain improvements and integrations for various global companies. Louis has successfully designed, sold and implemented remote managed services (BPO) for Cap Gemini’s customers such as Dow Corning, Zurich Financial Services, Laurastar, Eneco, etc.

Next to acting as ambassador for the Oil & Gas industry standards body PIDX, Louis is member of the board of Connect-ONCE, a CEO network of ‘business networks’. Through Global Value Web, Louis also participates in the Oil & Gas Reinvented network in Europe.

The basis for Louis’ transformational value chain experience comes from working in design, build & transformation of the information highway for the global express industry with names such as DHL, Danzas, Kuehne & Nagel, Penske Logistics. And later-on, bringing the same value chain transformation to other industries such as oil & gas.