Andrew Bruce

Data Gumbo

President & Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Bruce is Chief Executive Officer of Data Gumbo. Andrew created Data Gumbo to realize billions of dollars in efficiencies across the industrial value chain. To accomplish this, Andrew is leveraging the company’s GumboNet industrial smart contract network to foster trust amongst counterparties, reduce barriers associated with doing business and reduce transaction time and cost. As a result, companies who use Data Gumbo will become more profitable and allow them to be recognized as an industry leader. Prior to Data Gumbo Mr. Bruce was Chief Operating Officer for MHWirth, an Oil and Gas drilling solutions company, where he was responsible for global operations. While at NOV, Andrew was the founder of the NOVOS project – a first-of-its-kind semi- autonomous drilling system – where Andrew holds a patent jointly on Rig Automation. Andrew has years of IT consulting experience and is a serial entrepreneur. Mr. Bruce earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. He is also a member of IADC and SPE. To move Data Gumbo forward, he has formed a team of business executives and industry leaders to make his vision come to fruition.

Sessions With Andrew Bruce

Tuesday, 8 March

  • 09:30am - 10:10am (CST) / 08/mar/2022 03:30 pm - 08/mar/2022 04:10 pm

    Growth & Success of Blockchain in Oil & Gas Supply Chains

    Panel Digitalization/AI/Machine Learning/Robotics/Cybersecurity Energy Infrastructure/Supply Chain

    Now more than ever, it is imperative that industrial supply chains turn to technology to reduce costs, maximize efficiencies, streamline operations, and improve timelines. The adoption of blockchain-powered smart contracts can afford operators and service providers alike a surefire way to guarantee transactional certainty, automate environmental, social, and governance (ESG) reporting and improve bottom lines in a low-risk environment. The oil and gas industry’s role in the great energy transition and emerging ESG landscape is contingent on the industry’s ability to transform itself and find approachable and repeatable methods that scale. Where best to get started with blockchain? Why is now the best time? How can commercial agreements be tied to ESG reporting? What are partnerships and consortiums doing right now for the industry?