Paragon Offshore, an offshore drilling contractor, has signed Geokinetics’ Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer (CAO) Alejandra Veltmann as a member of its executive management.
Holding the same role in the new company, Veltmann will be reporting to Steven A. Manz, Paragon’s Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. According to Paragon, her duties will be overseeing corporate accounting and financial reporting.
Steven Manz said: “We are excited that Alejandra has elected to join Paragon. Her depth and breadth of experience across the oil service industry will strengthen our finance team, and her leadership will enhance our ongoing commitment to transparent financial reporting and maintaining our cost efficient operations.”
Prior to joining Geokinetics in September 2009, she founded an international financial consulting practice for clients in the oil and gas services industry. She also held various positions at Grey Wolf Drilling and Precision Drilling and has consulted in the role of Chief Financial Officer for a number of entrepreneurial companies.