Francisco Arana grew up in Houston, Texas and attended Rice University, where he graduated in 2006 with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering. He has 12+ years of offshore industry experience in several capacities, including facility engineering, project engineering, and project management. He is a Professional Engineer registered in the state of Texas and holds a PMP certification.
Francisco serves as Business Development Manager for BW Offshore for FPSO projects and upstream investments, with a specific focus on Mexico. He also leads crude oil marketing for BW Energy.