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Preng & Associates Assists Lapis Energy in Search for Carbon Management Leader

By June 17, 2024No Comments

Lapis Energy, an integrated carbon management company, announced today that Rusty Desormeaux is joining their Executives team as Chief Operating Officer. Preng & Associates assisted in this search for an executive leader in the carbon management industry.

With over 25 years of global experience in the energy industry, Rusty has a proven track record in leading operations, production, drilling, and engineering teams, most recently serving as the Director of CCS Capital Projects at Talos Energy. Previously, he worked at Murphy Oil and Kerr McGee Oil and Gas working as various engineering and operational management roles in Offshore and Onshore Oil and Gas production. Rusty Graduated from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette with a Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering.

Rusty’s expertise and leadership will be instrumental as Lapis Energy continues to advance its industry-leading portfolio of CCS projects. Lapis is confident that Rusty will drive forward our mission to be the partner of choice delivering customized CCS solutions.



Lapis connects major CO2 emitters with the best CO2 storage sites. The Lapis team comprises leading industry experts with multiple decades of relevant technical, commercial and project experience with the biggest companies in the world. Backed by private equity finance infrastructure development specialists, Cresta Fund Management, Lapis is positioned to become a market leader in the rapidly evolving world of industrial decarbonization through CCS.

As the energy industry undergoes a fundamental restructuring, Lapis represents the bridge between the best traditional solutions and structures and the next generation to ensure effective and efficient project development and delivery of commercially viable investments. For more information about Lapis Energy, please visit

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