Chris Kapp

Linquip Level: Expert

Texas, United States

Vice President at AFGlobal

Masters of Science

About:

Chris has 25+ years experience with nearly all aspects of turbo-machinery in nearly every area of Oil & gas as well as industrial applications. Starting out at Mannesmann Demag in Duisburg and London Chris started up a joint venture company, Demag Kirloskar Compressors Pvt India Ltd. Immigrating to the US and he worked for Cooper Energy Services / Rolls-Royce Energy Systems in Mt. Vernon, OH as a director marketing and director product standardization for gas turbines and centrifugal pipeline compressors. Chris then worked for Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery (O&G) in Houston, TX before moving to Hoerbiger. His time at AFGlobal was spent inducting the company successfully into the 1.8 MW OPRA Gas Turbine market as well as reciprocating compressors for Bio-Gas


Chris has numerous publications to his credit and was a taskforce member for API 617/618/688.


He is now a published author and his new book, “How to Sell Engineered Products”.


Chris studied mechanical & aerospace engineering at the RWTH University Aachen, Germany as well as the NIU in Trondheim, Norway, and completed a masters of science/engineering ( Dipl.-Ing.)


Skills and Interests:

Gas turbine

Steam turbine

Gas engine

Product management

International sales

Sales engineering

After sales services

After sales service

Mechanical engineering

Centrifugal compressor

Electro motor

Training and development

Projects:

El Paso

project engineering, proposals and sales

01 May 2001 - 21 Oct 2020. over 19 years

Alabama, United States

Angola LNG

Sales & Marketing

Owner: Chevron

01 May 2008 - 21 Oct 2020. over 12 years

Angola

Florida Gas Transmission

product management, sales engineering

Owner: Enron

01 May 1999 - 21 Oct 2020. over 21 years

Florida, United States

Dangote Refinery

sales

Owner: Dangote

31 May 2016 - 21 Oct 2020. over 4 years

Nigeria

bp Azerbaijan

alliance manager, sales and sales engineering as wellas projec and product standardization

Owner: bp

01 May 2001 - 21 Oct 2020. over 19 years

Azerbaijan

Praxair Jindal

Sales engineering and project management

Owner: Praxair

01 May 1995 - 21 Oct 2020. over 25 years

Karnataka, India

Ruby Pipeline Compression

Sales Engineering, Product Development & Project Management

Owner: El Paso

01 Apr 2009 - 21 Oct 2020. over 11 years

Rock Springs, Wyoming, United States