Richard Rodriguez, Chief Production Officer is responsible for the development and guidance of the global manufacturing and supply chain strategies for Rubicon.
As a member of the executive management team, he also co-leads the company’s investment activities. Richard is a dynamic and driven business leader with proven success in lean manufacturing, executive management, business integration, systems implementation, strategic planning, supply chain innovation, and M&A. He was the Director of manufacturing and supply chain for the downhole division of National Oilwell Varco, successfully managing growth within facilities in North and South America, Dubai, and Singapore among others.
Upon leaving NOV, Richard opened a successful consulting company assisting private equity companies in evaluating and improving portfolio companies as they navigated through strategic growth, acquisitive integration, and overall increases in enterprise value. Richard resides in Houston, where he enjoys various athletic and outdoor activities.