Our Leadership Team
James Nurcombe — CEO
A visionary leader with 35 years of experience in numerous roles within Variperm. James’ experience has taken him from the front lines of assemblies of down-hole tools, repairs, sand control manufacturing and inventory control to supervising crews in respect of all these product lines. James’ detailed knowledge of Variperm’s products and applications took him through the ranks to General Manager and President. His industry expertise and business acumen have since elevated him to the CEO of Variperm, where he continues to lead the company by carving a global, competitive path for its shareholders.
Jamie Olson, MBA — President
Jamie has a track record of driving results in highly competitive and diverse oil & gas markets with over 21 years of experience in business development and operations. He now drives Variperm’s corporate operations strategy while keeping in mind our journey to zero safety initiative. Jamie brings vision and direction to operations, manufacturing, and sales to ensure all of Variperm is aligned.
Elise Robertson, CPA, CMA — CFO
Elise brings to the team 10 years of experience in accounting and finance mainly focused on oilfield services companies. Within that experience she has overseen the implementation of leading processes and systems creating efficiencies and allowing companies to scale. Elise has established a reputation for building strong teams and for aligning financial and business metrics to support business strategy and growth. As a member of the management team, Elise is responsible for the overall financial strategy and direction at Variperm.