President & Founder
Dr. Chris Alexander, PhD, PE, is the Founder and President of ADV Integrity, Inc. He has more than 25 years’ experience in designing, evaluating, and testing a wide range of technologies, including the use of composite materials in repairing high pressure pipelines and offshore risers.
Director - Destructive Testing
Chantz Denowh, PhD, PE has spent the last seven years conducting full-scale testing and analysis to create, calibrate, and validate integrity assessments and remediation methods for the midstream industry.
Director - Materials Engineering
David Futch, PE has worked in the oil and gas industry since 2012, specializing in midstream pipeline materials, welding, and corrosion. At ADV Integrity, he guides clients through failure analysis programs, repair technique selection, material degradation phenomena, material selection, and welding-related issues.
Director - Technology & Analysis
Atul Ganpatye, PE has over 12 years of experience specializing in integrity assessment of onshore and offshore equipment. His focus areas have included offshore and onshore and casing integrity, weak point assessments, global finite element analysis, and engineering support for failure analysis.
Vice President - Operations
Wendy Courtright has been with Chris Alexander since 2011 serving previously as his assistant and now as Vice President of Operations at ADV Integrity, Inc. for the last 3 years.
Director - Business Development
Buddy Powers has spent over twenty years within the pipeline industry and is responsible for market adoption and connecting across a wide range of pipeline operators.
Amanda is the Controller of ADV Integrity, Inc. and has gathered more than 10 years of experience in the accounting and finance industry.
Engineering Associate - Analysis
As a young engineer, Ahmed Hassanin, MS-MET has built an excellent reputation in Finite Element Analysis and validates results with testing.
Analyst - Analysis
Emmanuel Valencia, MS started as an intern at ADV Integrity, specializing in machine learning integration, data analysis, and operations automation.
Travis Greenstreet is a Test Engineer of ADV Integrity, Inc. He received his bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M University and is currently pursuing his Master of Science.
Materials Testing Associate
Francisco supports the materials testing practice at ADV Integrity. He earned his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Houston.
Damodaran Raghu, who goes by Raghu, has over 30 years of experience in the oil and gas industry and specialized manufacturing.