FMC Technologies, Inc., a provider of subsea production and processing systems to the oil and gas industry, has announced the appointment of a new member to its Board of Directors.
The new director is Peter Oosterveer, Chief Operating Officer of Fluor Corporation. Fluor Corporation is a FORTUNE 500 company that delivers engineering, procurement, construction, maintenance, and project management to governments and clients in diverse industries around the world.
A 25-year Fluor veteran, Oosterveer previously served as the group president of the company’s Energy & Chemicals Business Segment, and senior vice president of its global chemicals and petrochemicals business.
According to a press release by FMC Technologies, Oosterveer has deep international client and project expertise in the energy and chemicals industries with previous executive stints managing Fluor’s chemicals operations for Europe, Africa, and the Middle East. His duties included business development and sales as well as direct profit-loss responsibility. Prior to that, he was managing director of the Dutch operations of Fluor, including the Haarlem office. He also previously managed Fluor’s operations center in Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands.
He has a bachelor of science degree in Electronics from HTS Leeuwarden, The Netherlands, and is a graduate of the Thunderbird University International Management Program, Stanford’s Executive Business School, and the Fluor Management Institute. Oosterveer will join the Board on February 1, 2015.