After graduating in electronics, Marc started his career as a Drilling Fluids Engineer in 1997 with Baroid, Aberdeen. After his initial training with Baroid he started working for M-I Drilling Fluids in Holland in 2001 as a Senior Drilling Fluids Engineer. He was assigned as Account Manager, primarily responsible for Total E&P within M-I SWACO and secondary for Wintershall, Shell and BP in 2005.
His international career with M-I SWACO started in 2007 with the first assignment based in Baku, Azerbaijan as Senior Account Manager and Operations Manager. Within this role Marc developed a chemical forecasting tool that in the end was accepted as a global online forecasting tool. Significant improvements for internal and external operational technical QA/QC improvements and logistics were realised. All was aimed at to support drilling operations for both BP and national operators.
To develop his career further Marc was relocated to Dubai in the role of Supply Chain Manager for Middle East & North Africa. Throughout this period Marc managed multi-million inventories, supporting operations in significant contract negotiations, securing demand, supply, vendor audits and material QA/QC.
Marc was assigned as Operations Manager in Mauritania, facilitating civil work and construction of a mobile liquid mud and bulk plant aimed at full technical support of Tullow Oil’s drilling operations. Upon completion of the job in Mauritania, Marc was signed to the shale drilling project in the USA to provide technical support to Schlumberger’s drilling operations.
Marc says “I am very excited to join a new technology driven company to serve our customers with our technical, environmentally friendly and cost savings product line. I strive to provide customers with solutions which will provide the opportunity for their business to grow and progress, I am positive that Clear Solutions innovative products coupled with their experience can offer this.”