HOUSTON, Aug. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group Mustang names Bob Lindsay CEng MIMechE president of the Offshore Business Unit, leading its global strategic direction and development.
A native of Australia, Lindsay brings to the table 35 years of management experience in international offshore business operations, having held various senior and executive management roles. His expertise includes design, construction, project management and business development of oil & gas production facilities that have included assignments in the UK, Brazil, Korea, South Africa, US and Australia.
Lindsay holds a Master of Business Administration from The Open University in the UK, a Graduate Diploma in Business Administration from Western Australia Institute of Technology and an Associateship in mechanical engineering (Bachelor of Science equivalent) from Western Australia Institute of Technology. He is a member of the Institute of Petroleum, the Institute of Engineers (Australia) and the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.
Wood Group Executive Vice President Michele McNichol shared, "Bob's personable and team-focused style, combined with his depth of offshore business operations, makes him a natural fit at Wood Group Mustang. It was of paramount importance to find a leader who not only has the technical and international business talent required for the job, but who also embodies our people-oriented culture."
For more than 25 years, Wood Group Mustang has delivered technical excellence in engineering, design and support services to the offshore industry. The unit provides complete and independent project solutions, from pre-concept studies through startup, with continuing support throughout the life of the field in water depths from 10 feet to more than 7,000 feet globally.
Wood Group Mustang is a global project management, engineering, procurement and construction operations company serving the upstream and downstream oil and gas, refining and chemicals, pipeline, automation and control and industrial markets. Wood Group Mustang has offices in North America, Latin America, Europe, Middle East, Asia and Africa. For more information, visit www.mustangeng.com.
Wood Group is an international energy services company with approximately $7 billion sales, employing 43,000 people worldwide and operating in 50 countries. The Group has three businesses – Wood Group Engineering, Wood Group PSN and Wood Group GTS - providing a range of engineering, production support, maintenance management and industrial gas turbine overhaul and repair services to the oil and gas and power generation industries worldwide. For more information, visit www.woodgroup.com.
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