An Aberdeen-based provider of predictive analysis services has appointed a leading figure in the oil and gas industry to its management team.
OPEX Group welcome Roy Buchan as senior vice-president. In this new role Roy will help to shape the future direction and growth of the company, ensuring the firm’s services support customer needs.
Roy, who also joins the company’s board of directors, has over 30 years’ experience in the oil and gas industry. His career spans executive leadership roles with a number of operating companies, including Ithaca, Talisman and Shell, as well as a wealth of international experience in operations and asset management.
Jamie Bennett, chief executive officer of OPEX Group, said: “Roy’s appointment injects significant operator experience into our team and we are thrilled to welcome him onboard. His extensive experience in both leadership and operational roles affords us invaluable insights into the key challenges facing operators in the oil and gas industry today.
“Applying Roy’s understanding and experience to our existing expertise in data science and predictive technologies will help us foster closer relationships with customers as we work with them to maximise the value of their operational data.”
Roy Buchan, senior vice president of OPEX Group said: “With a passion to improve safety and increase oil and gas production performance, joining OPEX Group gives me a great opportunity to combine my experience with the latest technologies to help our customers achieve exceptional results”.
OPEX Group offers a range of Predictive Analysis Services to oil and gas operating companies. By working collaboratively with customers, they provide data-driven insights that enable on and offshore support teams to take guided interventions that have an impact on production uptime, operational efficiency and the safety and predictability of offshore operations.