Welcome to the second Podcast of a new series, "Leaders in Energy", chaired by Stuart Broadley, CEO of the EIC. In this episode, we will be exploring how the service and solutions sector has survived and thrived after the pandemic.
Joining us for the discussion are the following speakers:
Colin Elcoate - CEO of Alderley
Colin Elcoate has worked in the energy industry for over 25 years. Since joining Alderley in 2019, Colin has transformed the business from an oil and gas system integrator to the integrated solutions provider for the global energy industry: delivering advanced digital, mechanical, hydraulic, electrical, process and aftermarket solutions to meet the challenges and needs of a global energy system in transition.
With operations in the UK, Gulf and Asia, Alderley is known as a leading company in the energy supply chain and is focused on maximising the value and efficiency of its clients’ energy assets – from concept to operation and beyond.
John Bright - Operations and Business Development Director at Proserv Controls
John has over 35 years’ experience in the energy sector, joining the oil and gas industry in the 1980s based in Aberdeen, supplying and servicing wellheads and Xmas trees. He has since undertaken a wide range of roles from sales and marketing through to operations, maintenance and commissioning, including service centre facility rollouts in the UAE.
His current role with Proserv has seen him broaden his philosophy around creating service solutions and optimising brownfield assets, both onshore and offshore. John’s belief is that today’s service models are forged by collaboration and must reflect the future demands of the energy transition.
Neil Pickering - Global Strategic Sales Lead - Global Services Marine & Offshore at Bureau Veritas United Kingdom
Neil has over 35 years Oil and Gas Industry experience and has undertaken various roles throughout his early career ranging from detailed design through to operations, maintenance and commissioning.
A chartered manager and Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute and member of the Institute of Directors. Neil also held a position on CMI board Scotland 2010 thru 2019 and until April 2018 held a position on ECITB board and the regional chair position for Offshore Oil and Gas sector. Two of Neil’s most recent achievements is accepting collaboration awards from ECITB and Offshore Achievement Awards (OAA) for initiating and leading the Connected Competence initiative in industry.
Tim Hare - UK & Ireland Head of Sales, Energy Systems at DNV
His current responsibilities are to increase revenue and transform our organisation, driving the business forward and introducing bold new concepts. He has a strong technical background, with experience in all project lifecycle phases; he has progressed from a Craft Apprentice to Senior Management, working in Upstream and Downstream Oil and Gas, Defence and the Steel Industry.
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