Gustavo Leon


Gustavo Leon

Executive Associate

Gustavo is an Executive Associate with Pathfinder and has more than 40 years of experience in the oil & gas industry while working in Venezuela, the United States and Canada. His experience has included hands-on Project Management and Executive roles in major projects, engineering, technical services, maintenance, operations, and human resources organizations. He has a strong background in leadership; project management; project controls; risk management; engineering; reliability and integrity; team building, coaching and mentoring practices; implementing total quality programs; leading highly technical organizations; and organizational design. He is highly proficient in aligning projects with corporate goals and objectives; driving technology; positively influencing decisions across the organization; and developing alternatives and strategic plans to reduce cost and maximize profit and return on investment.


  • Project Management
  • Project Execution Planning
  • Project Delivery Process
  • Portfolio Management
  • PM3
  • Organizational Reviews
  • Independent Project Reviews/PDRIs
  • FEL
  • Engineering Management
  • Contracts & Procurement Management
  • Construction Management
  • Project Controls
  • Risk Assessments
  • Claims Management


  • BS - Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California


  • Professional Engineer (P. Eng.)
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Associate Certified Coach (ACC)


  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA)
  • Project Management Institute (PMI)
  • International Coaching Federation (ICF)


  • English
  • Spanish