Stefan Gerrard operates BP’s Innovation Lab, where he designs and implements virtualization and storage, and provides network solutions. Mr. Garrard oversaw the design and construction of BP’s state-of-the-art data center, which has used high-performance computing since 2013. In this and other roles, he has provided support to the world’s largest supercomputer dedicated to commercial research. Mr. Garrard has also done consulting for nonprofit organizations on virtualization, cloud services, Windows networks, email servers and other electronic office functions. He earned a master’s degree in management information systems from Texas A&M University.