National Oilwell Varco Announces Management Changes
National Oilwell Varco, Inc. announced today that Robert Workman, the Company’s President – Distribution Services, has been named President – Distribution & Transmission of National Oilwell Varco and have Distribution Services business group and Transmission business group report to him.
Mr. Workman started with the Company in 1991, and has been President – Distribution Services since January 2001. He served as Vice President of Operations for the Company’s Distribution Services Group from July 2000 to December 2000. He also serves as the Chairman of the Petroleum Equipment Suppliers Association and a member of the IPAA, IADC and API.
Burk Ellison, the Company’s Senior Vice President of Sales and Operations for Distribution Services, will assume the role of President – Distribution Services. Mr. Ellison has been with National Oilwell Varco for 31 years, starting with National Supply Company and holding various positions in operations and sales roles during his career.
Santosh Mathilakath, will assume the role of Company’s Senior Vice President – Mono Group. Mr. Mathilakath joined National Oilwell Varco in 2005 as Vice President International Operations of Distribution Services until 2008 where he was appointed Senior Vice President – Mono and Monoflo.
Toby Zyroll, the Company’s Managing Director Corporate Development, will assume the role of Senior Vice President – Ameron Infrastructure Products. Mr. Zyroll joined National Oilwell Varco in 1998, and has been Managing Director Corporate Development since 2008. He served as Vice President and General Manager – Pressure Control Group from 2005 to 2008. He also served as the Director of Engineering and Marketing at M/D Totco from 1998 to 2005.
National Oilwell Varco is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and sale of equipment and components used in oil and gas drilling and production operations, the provision of oilfield services, and supply chain integration services to the upstream oil and gas industry.
Statements made in this press release that are forward-looking in nature are intended to be “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and may involve risks and uncertainties. These statements may differ materially from actual future events or results. Readers are referred to documents filed by National Oilwell Varco with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including the Annual Report on Form 10-K, which identify significant risk factors which could cause actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking statements.