Helix Energy Solutions Group Inc. (NYSE: HLX) says that, effective May 11, Cliff Chamblee will retire after 36 years in the offshore services business and will resign as executive vice president and COO. Also effective May 11, Scotty Sparks will be promoted to the position of executive vice president of operations.
Sparks has 25 years of industry experience and has been with Helix since 2001. He currently holds the office of vice president of commercial and strategic development, and has also served in various positions within Helix’s robotics subsidiary, including as senior vice president, during his tenure at Helix. Prior to that, Sparks held various positions within the industry, including as operations manager at Global Marine Systems.
Helix Energy Solutions Group, headquartered in Houston, Texas, is an international offshore energy company that provides specialty services to the offshore energy industry, with a focus on well intervention and robotics operations.