Zainub is excited to help innovative early-stage companies accelerate their journey to scale and commercialization with the mission to advance cleaner, affordable energy. As director of Scouting and Innovation, Zainub focuses on identifying and qualifying prospective companies and introducing the industrial scaling capabilities within the Halliburton Labs ecosystem. Zainub believes that new companies will play a critical role in energy of the future with Halliburton Labs providing a unique launching pad for these innovations to commercially scale. Zainub most recently served as Global R&D Head for Reservoir, Production & Economics in Landmark where she led five technology development centers in North America, South America, and Asia, and helped energy operators worldwide in digital transformation to optimize asset development. She serves on the advisory panel for the University of Houston Bauer Business School and received recognition by Hart Energy as 25 Influential Women in Energy and the Petroleum Economist as 100 Global Leaders.
Zainub holds a double Bachelor of Chemical Engineering & Science from Western University, Master of Petroleum Engineering from Texas A&M University and executive certifications in Business & Strategy from Harvard Business School, and Texas A&M.