Accomplished senior executive Javier Alvarado has extensive experience in the oil and natural gas sector. He laid the foundation for his successful career with undergraduate studies in electrical engineering and energy management at Simon Bolivar University in Venezuela. Since he entered his field with Lagoven, a subsidiary of Petroleos de Venezuela S.A., Javier Alvarado held engineering and administrative positions at several large companies, including Corpoelec and Consulta Sociedad de Corretaje.
In the last couple of years before his retirement, Javier Alvarado served as the president of Caracas-based Intevep, a consulting and research and development firm that performs a variety of functions in the oil and natural gas industries; among other things, it is involved with all aspects of natural resources exploration, production, refinement, and industrialization. In addition to having directed a variety of projects at Intevep, he operates as a consultant, educating and training professionals in a wide range of industries.