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.LinkedIn profile
Joined RigQuip as Chief Operating Officer in 2015, responsible for day to day oversight and management of all group activities. Formerly Director of RigQuip's parts business. Matthew started his career as a Finance Analyst at Shell UK Exploration & Production in 2009 and holds a degree in Business Management with Economics. Matthew is a Director of RigQuip Holdings Ltd.LinkedIn profile
25 years drilling equipment experience and technical authority responsible for all Western Hemisphere projects. Formerly Technical Support Manager, Europe & North Africa at National Oilwell Varco. Progressed from the role of Mechanical Service Engineer. Shaun started his career at Michelin as a Maintenance Technician in 1984.LinkedIn profile
25 years drilling equipment experience and technical authority responsible for all Eastern Hemisphere projects. Formerly Drilling Equipment Discipline Manager at Seadrill and Director of Service MENA & Russia at National Oilwell Varco. Colin started his career with NOV in the UK in 1991 and has run drilling equipment service groups in Norway and the Middle East.LinkedIn profile
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.LinkedIn profile
Leads quality assurance and HSE in RigQuip. 30 years drilling industry experience. Formerly Service Quality Manager at Weatherford and Halliburton. He is a subject matter expert in API Q1 and API Q2. Prior to his quality management roles Graeme was Directional Drilling Manager at Halliburton Sperry Drilling where he started as a Survey Engineer in 1988.LinkedIn profile
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.LinkedIn profile
30 years oilfield experience. Responsible for supporting development of the RigQuip service business. Formerly Sales Manager at National Oilwell Varco, Screw Conveyor and Oilfield Bearings. Derrick started his career at Aberdeen Bearing and Transmissions in 1980 and held positions of Branch Manager and Quality Assurance Manager.LinkedIn profile
35 years drilling equipment experience. Responsible for technical management of workshop service projects. Formerly Workshop Supervisor at National Oilwell Varco, supervising all kinds of drilling equipment service. In the 1980s Gordon worked as a Chief Mechanic for both Treasure Petroleum and Shell Tankers. He started his career as an Engineering Cadet in the Merchant Navy in 1970.
20 years heavy industry experience. Responsible for management of MENA drilling equipment inspection, repair and service projects. Gopakumar was formerly Senior Manager & Lead Mechanical Engineer at Top Oilfield Industries where he spent 10 years. He is a subject matter expert in drilling equipment and applicable API standards. He has degrees in mechanical engineering and chemistry.LinkedIn profile
Over 10 years drilling equipment experience. Responsible for supervision of MENA drilling equipment inspection, repair and service projects. Rahul was formerly a Senior Mechanical & QA/QC Engineer at Top Oilfield Industries where he spent 10 years. He has extensive knowledge of API standards and holds a degree in mechanical engineering.LinkedIn profile
40 years drilling equipment experience. Responsible for technical support and workshop service projects. Formerly Workshop Manager at National Oilwell Varco, focused on National equipment. William is a mud pump, drawworks and travelling equipment technical authority. He started his career in 1979 as a mechanical service engineer at National Supply.