Instructor's Summary

Mr. Mohamed El-Sayed


Mr. Mohamed El-Sayed is a Senior Petroleum & Production Engineer and Well Service Consultant with over 35 years of extensive experience in Drilling/Reservoir/Petroleum Engineering and Well Service Operations within the Oil and Gas industries. He is a recognized authority in “Hands OnService and Drilling Operations and Well Completions (Riggless Operations). Further, his expertise covers the areas of wellhead operations, Wellbore Interventions, Well Testing, Wire/Slickilne Equipment and Operations, Coil Tubing, Water Flooding, Electric Submersible Pumps (ESPs), SMART well completion technology, X-mas trees, well intervention, well control, wireline, slickline & fishing operations, well completion & workover, coiled tubing technology and pipeline pigging. He is as well recognized & respected for his process, procedural expertise, modus operandi as well. He is currently working as the Well Intervention Division Manager of GUPCO.

Mr. Mohamed has handled various positions during the past three decades in his career. He worked in production, drilling, workover, complex wellbore interventions in both drilling & servicing and wellhead operations where he served as an important engineer and manager in these areas. He has indeed exhibited sheer diligence in his field. He was in-charge of setting subsurface safety valves and in troubleshooting and testing all types of valves tubing and wireline retrievable SSSV for renowned companies such as Halliburton, Schlumberger, Baker Hughes and Weatherford. He has also worked and evaluated the advanced measuring system in one of PDO’s oil fields thru Halliburton. Further, he has very good experience in the set-up and commissioning, maintenance & troubleshooting of wireline equipment. As Wellhead and Wireline Manager, he was primarily responsible of planning the wellhead and wireline daily activities and spearheaded the solving of problems encountered during daily operations. This also covered the installation, operation, troubleshooting and testing of the wellheads and the supervision of electric line operations and coiled tubing jobs.

Mr. Mohamed has participated in various hydrocarbon and production engineering conferences and presented papers on multilateral wells for the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) and has taken specialized trainings on production technology, safety management, gas lift design, wireline and wellhead operations with Schlumberger, Halliburton and AMA in the USA.

Mr. Mohamed has a Bachelor degree in Petroleum Engineering and is also a well-regarded member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE).