Mr. Alan Henson has a breadth of experience bringing thought leadership and delivering custom technology solutions to the energy industry. Alan’s work experience includes clients from oil and gas, retail energy providers, and top technology companies. His industry knowledge and expertise enable Alan to provide value-and-outcome-driven solutions to any technical or business challenge presented.
With over 20 years of consulting and commercial software delivery experience in the energy industry, Alan has a depth of knowledge at the intersection of energy and technology. His primary areas of expertise lie in business and technology architecture, innovation and business value alignment, and strategy formulation focused on helping energy companies navigate the energy and climate transitions. Alan’s experience spans developing leaders and teams, leading large-scale digital transformation projects in the energy industry, data platforms and analytics, cloud solutions, custom technology delivery, and running operations for a multi-national software company. Before joining Pariveda Solutions, Mr. Henson held positions at Anadarko Petroleum, Volant, Perigon, and HTX Labs.
When Alan is not working, he loves spending time with his wife pursuing new adventures in travel, wine, and food. He is also an instrument-rated pilot and enjoys exploring the country via the skies.
Alan graduated Baylor University with a Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Management Information Systems and a minor in Computer Science. He also holds an MBA from Rice University where he graduated top of his class and is a Jones Scholar recipient. He and his wife are active with the Periwinkle Foundation, Golden Beginnings, Houston Food Bank, and the Buffalo Bayou Partnership.