AFGlobal Corp. has promoted COO Curtis Samford to the role of president and CEO. Samford succeeds Gean Stalcup, who has served in this capacity for the past five years. Stalcup has been named chairman of the board for AFGlobal.
Samford joined the company in 2012 as president, Oil & Gas, and was later promoted to COO in July 2013. Samford began his career in the oil and gas industry more than 30 years ago as a field engineer for Dresser Atlas. Over the course of his career, he has held escalating positions of responsibility for Shell Oil Co., Alcoa, and Precision Castparts.
AFGlobal Corp. has more than 30 facilities worldwide. The company operates across the offshore drilling, onshore stimulation, and subsea production segments of the oil and gas industry. AFGlobal also provides products and services to the industrial, aerospace, and power generation industries, offering a range of products and complementary aftermarket services.