Swire Oilfield Services has appointed Martin Shaw as its new chief financial officer.
Shaw will be based in the Aberdeen headquarters and will be responsible for the Group finance function including planning, accounting and reporting, tax and treasure, HR and IT, in addition to driving improvements in financial performance and control as part of the executive management team.
Martin Shaw joins Swire from Ocean Installer, where he held the CFO position for the last 5 years.
Commenting on his appointment, Martin Shaw said: “I am delighted to be joining Swire Oilfield Services. The company has a longstanding reputation within the oil and gas industry and I look forward to supporting its ongoing growth and service diversification across its global operations.”
The appointment comes as Swire Oilfield Services continues to focus on service expansion within the oil and gas sector, with its recent acquisition of local Aviation service company Gordon Engineering Services.
Manfred Vonlanthen, Swire Oilfield Services CEO, said: “I am very pleased to be welcoming Martin to Swire Oilfield Services. Martin’s appointment comes at a pivotal point in our company’s history, as we strive towards service offering expansion across our global business. The wealth of experience Martin brings not just from the oil and gas industry but also the investment banking sector, will make him an invaluable member to the Executive Management team, and the wider business.”