Former Dresser-Rand exec joins eCORP as president

eCORP International LLC has appointed Jerry Walker, a former Dresser-Rand executive, as the company’s president and as a member of the eCORP board of managers. 

Walker most recently served as executive vice president of global solutions for Dresser-Rand Group as part of its senior management team, leading up to the company’s sale to Siemens. While at Dresser-Rand, he led 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, Walker served as vice president of Americas and Asia Pacific for Dresser-Rand Group Inc.

Prior to joining Dresser-Rand, 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 as vice president and general manager of Europe, Middle East, and Africa; vice president of sales; vice president of business development; and director of marketing.    

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. Walker holds a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from the University of Notre Dame, and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.

Founded in 1978, Houston-based eCORP and its predecessor companies have oil and gas experience that includes 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 reservoirs, waterless and chemical-free fracking technology, electric power generation, and marketing of electricity and gas.

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