Aberdeen-headquartered Swire Oilfield Services, a provider of transportation equipment and other essential services to the offshore oil industry, has announced the appointment of Roy Shearer as Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
According to Swire, Shearer will be responsible for the finance function across the group, including accounting and reporting, planning, tax and treasury in addition to driving improvements in financial performance and control.
Shearer joins the company from the Institute of Chartered Accountants Scotland, with over 15 years’ experience in various senior financial roles in the oil and gas industry.
The company says that he will be based at its headquarters in Aberdeen, and will become a Director of Swire Oilfield Services Holdings Ltd.
Shearer said: “Swire Oilfield Services has a long standing reputation for quality and innovation within the industry and I’m very happy to be a part of that. I’m looking forward to working with the senior management team and the wider business to contribute towards the company’s exciting growth plans.”
Tor Helgeland, Swire Oilfield Services CEO said: “We are delighted to welcome Roy to the team at this important time for the company. I’m confident his previous experience and industry knowledge will prove to be invaluable to the business, customers, and our employees. I look forward to working with Roy in the years to come as we strive towards the delivery of our strategy.”