As Chief Executive Officer of Veriforce®, Louie Werderich leads the business strategy and daily operations for one of the nation’s leading energy & utilities compliance companies. Under his leadership, Veriforce has expanded its range of offerings to become the only single-source provider of comprehensive compliance solutions that combine integrated OQ, Drug & Alcohol, and Safety compliance management software with value-added audit, consulting, and training services. Prior to joining Veriforce, Werderich successfully led a Houston-based call center company through extensive growth and multiple acquisitions until he sold the company in 2008.

Werderich joined Veriforce in 2009 when he acquired the company, bringing over 14 years of broad business management and executive leadership experience. Werderich began his career as a commercial lender for JPMorgan Chase, where he developed expertise in private company financing and acquisition strategies. He is currently a member of the American Petroleum Institute, American Gas Association, Southern Gas Association, Texas Gas Association, Louisiana Gas Association, and the California Independent Petroleum Association. He is an active participant on various INGAA Task Committees, ASME B31Q, and a life member of the Greater Houston Partnership.

Werderich earned an MBA from the University of Houston in International Business and Finance.