Swire Oilfield Services, a supplier of cargo carrying units to the offshore energy industry, has welcomed its new CEO John Bruce (JB) Rae-Smith. He succeeds Tor Helgeland following his retirement in August 2016 after 22 years with the company.
Rae-Smith has been an integral part of the Swire group since 1985 in a variety of roles, gaining significant experience in the offshore energy industry as managing director of Swire Pacific Offshore. Most recently, he was director of Swire Pacific Ltd. and executive director of the trading and industrial division.
Based in Aberdeen, Rae-Smith will join the company’s management committee.