Colby is currently the vice president of business development and marketing for Middle East, North Africa and Asia Pacific Region residing in Dubai, UAE. Colby joined Halliburton in 2001, working in various major product lines for Halliburton. Colby has worked locations in the US including Oklahoma City, OK, Pittsburgh, PA, Williamsport, PA, and Midland, TX before he relocated to Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia in 2014 to manage the business development and technology teams for Halliburton largest customer. Colby holds a bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology with minor studies in Business and Marketing and he is a 2015 graduate of the Halliburton President’s Leadership Excellence Program (PLEP).
Colby is involved in many organizations and serves in different positions such as board member, technical committee, and session chair for Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), American Association of Drilling Engineers (AADE), American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG), European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers (EAGE), and International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC). He served on the 2016 board of the Industry Partners for Women’s Outreach Program with Saudi Aramco and was codeveloper of the inaugural U.S.-Saudi Business | Women Roundtable.