Tesco names John Gatlin as senior V.P and COO
Tesco Corporation has appointed John Gatlin as senior V.P. and COO, effective immediately. during this role, Gatlin can lead each the products and tubular Services segments and be responsible for Tesco's QHSE, world manufacturing and provide chain management. He can report directly to Fernando Assing, Tesco's president and ceo.
"John brings two decades of diverse leadership experience within the energy services industry, from building strong operational teams that deliver results to exploiting new international market opportunities. This included designing and implementing new business processes that improve quality, performance and price efficiencies. in addition, John brings significant expertise in integrating strategic acquisitions," Assing said. "We are reinventing and repositioning Tesco to meet the new realities of an increasingly competitive market. we do this through initiatives that integrate drilling services into rig operations, particularly around automating pipe handling, mechanizing rig floors and developing plug and play tools which will easily move between rigs."
Gatlin has twenty years of expertise within the energy services and consulting businesses. He joins Tesco from a position as senior advisor to the chairman of Chemeor and previously served as Chemeor's president and ceo from april 2014 to april 2016.