Team

  • Craig Fraser

    Craig Fraser

    Chairman

    Founded RigQuip group in 2006. 30 years drilling equipment experience. Formerly Area Sales Manager, Europe & North Africa at National Oilwell Varco. Previously Offshore Drilling Equipment Surveyor at DNV and MWD Technician at Baker Hughes. Craig started his career as an Engineering Technician at the Robert Gordon Institute of Technology in 1980. Craig is Chairman of RigQuip Holdings Ltd.

  • Matthew Fraser

    Matthew Fraser

    Managing Director

    10 years business management experience. Joined RigQuip as Chief Operating Officer in 2015, responsible for strategy, corporate finance and management of all group activities. Matthew started his career as a Finance Analyst at Shell UK Exploration & Production and holds a degree in Business Management with Economics. Matthew is a Director of RigQuip Holdings Ltd.

  • Joe Klimple

    Joe Klimple

    Service Director

    Over 30 years drilling equipment manufacturing and service experience. Formerly VP, Manufacturing & Service at Loadmaster Universal Rigs, and VP, Manufacturing at Letourneau Technologies, where he held earlier roles as Operations Manager and Worldwide Service Manager. Joe started his career as a Machinist.

  • Derek Forsyth

    Derek Forsyth

    Operations Manager, UK

    With 25 years drilling equipment experience, Derek oversees all client accounts. He was formerly UK Operations Director, Rig Systems at National Oilwell Varco. Prior to this he held Regional Sales Manager and Installation & Commissioning Manager roles at M/D Totco. Derek has a mechanical and controls background and started his career as a Plant Engineer at Arjowiggins. Derek holds an MBA in strategic management.

  • Daniel Fraser

    Daniel Fraser

    RigCare Manager

    Responsible for day to day management of major drilling equipment projects. Daniel joined RigQuip in 2013 as an Electrical Engineer specialising in drilling equipment. He started his career as an Electrical Technician at Wood Group and has been involved in a broad range of new build, engineering and service projects to date. Daniel is a Director of RigQuip Holdings Ltd.

  • Dan Wibberley

    Dan Wibberley

    Operations Manager, MENA

    With 20 years rig building and maintenance experience, Dan oversees all MENA region activities. He was formerly VP Commercial, Lamprell Energy, where he spent 15 years, and is skilled in business development and commercial management. Dan was also previously involved in the setup of Saudi Aramco JV shipyard, IMI. Dan started his career in quantity surveying and also holds a degree in oil & gas contract law.

  • Louise Maclean

    Louise Maclean

    Supply Chain Manager

    Louise joined RigQuip in 2015 and is responsible for management and control of all vendors and purchases. She is focused on building strategic supplier relationships. Formerly she was Procurement Lead at RigQuip's parts business. Louise started her career at Ocean Rig in 2013 and holds a degree in English Literature.

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