About Variperm

Our Leadership Team

Variperm is led by a strong team of seasoned industry professionals who collectively have rich and diverse experiences in the oil & gas industry, with particular expertise in sand control solutions. Their collective knowledge base and exemplary commitment to customer service is unmatched, positioning Variperm as a leader in its sector.

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.

Photo of Bill Nurcombe, Variperm Founder
Photo: Bill Nurcombe, Variperm Founder

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.