UTEC Names New Chief Operating Officer (USA)

UTEC Names New Chief Operating Officer (USA)

UTEC has announced the appointment of Brendan Ryan as Chief Operating Officer, a key role within the global organization.

Brendan is the holder of a BAI in Engineering and a BA in Mathematics from Trinity College, Dublin and a MBA from Texas A&M in Corpus Christi, Texas. He is also a Chartered Engineer from the Institute of Engineers in Ireland and will be based in UTEC’s Houston office.

Brendan’s extensive experience has been gained through more than 30 years in the oil and gas services industry where he has held various roles including managing operations, sales strategy development, mergers and acquisitions as well as P & L responsibility.

Commenting on his appointment Brendan said: “UTEC has established itself as a reliable partner to clients in the offshore survey market. With an operating platform built around delivering quality survey services safely, it focuses on collaborative and innovative solutions to meet its client’s needs. I am extremely pleased to be part of this team.”

UTEC CEO Martin O’Carroll added: ”Brendan will bring a fresh set of eyes to the company perspective together with a wealth of oil service industry experience to balance the current management team. I look forward to working closely with him and developing the company towards the next level.”

UTEC is one of the world’s largest independent offshore survey companies and provides a wide range of survey services including offshore positioning and construction support, geophysical and AUV surveys, dimensional control, laser scanning, modeling and geotechnical sampling. UTEC has offices located around the world including: Aberdeen, Houston, Singapore, Naples, Perth, Dubai, Rio de Janeiro and Calgary.

Press Release, August 08, 2012