PetroStar Services, LLC provides a variety of oilfield completion services and has years of high level experience in all aspects of our business. We are currently operating in Texas, Wyoming, Louisiana and North Dakota. Our executive management team is comprised of industry leaders with decades of experience in the completions industry.
"PetroStar Services, LLC has assembled an industry-proven team that is driven to be one of the most safety-conscious and proficient service companies in the oil and gas industry. Focusing on the critical completion support needs of E&P Operators, our multi-faceted product lines deliver industry-leading technology, proven best practices, ample experience, quality equipment, and a comprehensive training program for our employees that provides a platform for unyielding success.
The well-known leadership of our organization demands the highest standards in safety, quality, service and reliability, and further attests to the promising future of PetroStar Services, LLC."
PetroStar Services, LLC’s management team is a collection of individuals with extensive oilfield experience both from the E&P and services perspective; the team members have known each other both professionally and on a personal level for 15+ years.
David J. Lesar
Dave Lesar serves as our Executive Chairman. David held the position of President and COO of Halliburton at various stages before his transition to CEO. He previously served as Halliburton's Chairman and CEO for 17 years. Dave was also previously CEO/CFO of Brown and Root.
Jim serves as the Chief Executive Officer for PetroStar Services. Jim previously held the position of President of the Western Hemisphere and a member of the Executive Committee for Halliburton. Jim has had successful careers at Western Company of North America and BJ Services Company. He is a former director of U.S. Oil & Gas Association, the Colorado Oil & Gas Association, Independent Petroleum Association of Mountain States and Rocky Mountain Oil & Gas Association. Jim is also a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers.
Executive Vice President
Eddie has 30+ years of experience in the fluids space and previously started Spectrum Fluids, which was sold to Spirit Drilling Fluids, which was eventually sold to NOV. After Spectrum, Eddie founded QES and originally started TTS with his son in 2011 which focused on tanks. TTS then added its fluids business in early 2017.
Matt has over 30 years of experience as a financial professional including global financial operations, P&L management and designing and implementing performance management tools. Matt was previously CFO at a number of private equity backed oilfield services companies, including Delta SubSea (backed by CSL Capital). Matt possesses extensive experience in advanced financial reporting, treasury management, and in implementing managerial controls including IT, HR, ERP, among others.
Daniel "Danny" Causey
Director of HSE & Security
Daniel serves as the Director of Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) programs and Security. Daniel has served over 25 years in Law Enforcement and Emergency Services in progressively responsible executive roles throughout his career. Daniel transitioned his education, experience and training into the Oil & Gas industry in Field Safety as the Director of Safety for Sprint Energy Services, LLC. Daniel then joined the PetroStar Services, LLC family where he is committed to proactively creating and maintaining safe and secure environments in this dynamic industry.
Senior Vice President – Sales & Technology
Rick held several executive leadership positions at Halliburton including Senior Vice President of Northern Region and Canada. His leadership, strategic thinking and management experience has generated record revenues while achieving strong customer satisfaction. An energy industry veteran, he has served on the Board of Directors of several industry associations and is a 40 year member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE).
Vice President of Northern Region
Randy possesses over 40 years of oilfield experience. Randy began his career with Halliburton in 1978 as a field engineer focused on completion technologies for multi-pay intervals. Throughout his career, Randy has held a number of leadership positions in Halliburton and was most recently Halliburton's VP of the Rocky Mountain Region. Randy has successfully started and exited companies in both oilfield services and E&P as well as authored and co-authored several papers in industry journals. Randy holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Engineering from Colorado State University.
Vice President of Fluids Division
Justin started his Oil and Gas career in 2004 running completion fluids for Spectrum Fluids Services. His career transitioned into thru-tubing/fishing tools in 2007, which eventually transitioned to starting his own company, Total Tank Systems in 2011. Through leadership, business development, and strategic thinking, Total Tank Systems was acquired to be part of the PetroStar Services, LLC team in September 2018. Justin is the current VP of Operations for the Fluids and Tank Rental divisions.
Vice President of Pressure Control
Stacey was previously the head of U.S. operations for Stream-Flo USA (a competitor in wellhead and valve space). While there, Stacey managed a workforce of 150 people with full P&L responsibility. Stacey was also the former Ark-La-Tex regional manager for GE Oil and Gas and international operations manager in West Africa for Vetco Gray.
Vice President of Thru-Tubing
With over 32 years of oilfield experience, Richard brings extensive experience in thru-tubing, fishing, snubbing and milling to PetroStar Services, LLC. Richard previously held leadership positions within Baker Oil Tools' Thru Tubing division. Richard possesses experience with coil tubing, snubbing and workover rigs, which is critical to understanding the operation needs of various conveyance methods of thru-tubing tools.