Privately-owned oilfield service company SIMMONS EDECO, a supplier of valve, wellhead and asset integrity maintenance and onshore drilling services to the oil and gas industry, has appointed Gavin Sherwood to the newly-created position of business development manager for SIMMONS EDECO Europe Limited.
In his role, Sherwood oversees all global sales and marketing initiatives for the company’s valve, wellhead and asset integrity maintenance services, which are supplied from its primary European base of operations in Great Yarmouth, England.
Sherwood has 26 years of experience in well services. Before joining SIMMONS EDECO, Sherwood worked for 10 years in a variety of well engineering roles with Centrica, most recently as well integrity engineer at Centrica E&P in Aberdeen, Scotland and previously as well engineer superintendent at Centrica Storage, Hull, England. Prior, he spent 16 years at Expro Group as well services operations supervisor.