Chief Operating Officer

Mike Cain has over twenty years of experience as a technical professional and leader in the oil & gas industry. His technical focus is in reservoir engineering where he has developed a diverse, broad skill set in both the unconventional and conventional space. As a reservoir engineer, his work experience ranges from deep, dry gas reservoirs in the Anadarko Basin to complex EOR floods in the Gulf Coast region. He has held various technical and business leadership roles responsible for managing technical professionals and business performance of assets.

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Mike joins US Carbon Capture with over thirteen years of experience as an engineer and leader in EOR at Denbury Resources and as an independent consultant. His past leadership roles at Denbury included Reservoir Engineering Manager, Asset Leader, Business Unit Manager, and Director of Reservoir Management. As a senior leader at Denbury, he was responsible for the management of all CO2 assets in the company. With this experience, Mike has developed the deep understanding of economic drivers and reservoir management skills necessary for the economic success of EOR floods.