Chip Bailey

Director, Drilling and Completions, IHS Energy Technical


Englewood Colorado | United States


Mr. Chip Bailey is Director of Drillings and Completions within the IHS Energy Technical group. ​He is the recognized IHS product expert on IHS drilling, completions, abandonment, interventions and BOP services globally. He joined IHS in 1988 to develop the IHS engineering electronic services, military specifications and standards. After pursuing start-ups in the eCommerce and telecommunications industries, he rejoined IHS in 2007. He has held key product management and operations positions within IHS Energy for field data capture, well performance optimization, economics, drilling and completions services. Mr. Bailey holds a Bachelor of Science in Electronic Design and started his professional career with Control Data Corporation.