Trican’s Russian headquarters are located in Nizhnevartovsk, where leadership is provided by the following management team:
David R. Jones
Vice President, EAME & CIS and Business Development
Mr. Jones is Trican’s Vice President, EAME & CIS and Business Development, responsible for overall operations and growth in Europe, Africa, the Middle East and the Commonwealth of Independent States. Mr. Jones joined the Company in July of 2002, with the responsibility for direction and growth of Trican’s Industrial and Pipeline service line. Mr. Jones later accepted the position of Vice President, Business Development, and was instrumental in Trican’s expansion into the Middle East and Latin America. Prior to joining Trican, Mr. Jones was a senior manager for a major oil and gas technology supplier, responsible for business development internationally. Mr. Jones has 25 years industry experience and is a graduate of the University of Saskatchewan.
General Director, LLL Trican Well Service
Dan Doll is the General Director of Trican Well Service in Russia. Mr. Doll joined Trican as Executive Director, Operations in 2011, and is now responsible for Trican’s overall operations in Russia.
Mr. Doll is a professional engineer with 20 years experience in the pressure pumping industry. He began his career as a field engineer, working offshore in the Gulf of Mexico in 1991. Since then, he has held various operational, technical and marketing positions and has a strong technical and operational background in cementing, fracturing, sand control and coiled tubing.
In additional to his operational experience, Mr. Doll has a strong background in international business, having worked in the United States, Equatorial Guinea, Kazakhstan, Nigeria, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Russia.
Deputy Director General of Legal Issues
Asiyat Idrisova has held the post of Deputy Director General of Legal Issues in LLC “Trican Well Service” since January 2010. Ms. Idrisova started working with Trican as a Lawyer in June of 2005 and was made Lead Lawyer in August 2007. In October 2007, she was put in charge of Legal Services for the Company as General Counsel, before being appointed Head of Legal Services in April 2009.
Prior to working with Trican, Ms. Idrisova had worked for the consulting group Center for Anti-Crisis Management “LEKS”, Tyumen city, where she provided bankruptcy procedures support services.
In 2004, Ms. Idrisova graduated from Tyumen State University, Institute of State and Law, specialty “Legal Studies” with honours. Throughout her employment she has received advanced training, and in 2010, she was trained in Quality Management and earned the qualification of Internal Auditor. At present, Ms. Idrisova deals with legal, labour, human resources and insurance issues with Trican.
Director of Technology
Dave Wilbeck is the Director of Technical Services for LLC Trican Well Service based in Moscow. Mr. Wilbeck’s 30 plus years of experience in the pressure pumping industry has spanned the continents of North America, Africa and Asia. He has held management positions in Operations, Business Development and Technical Services. His responsibilities range from Executive Sales in Oklahoma City, negotiating and managing “World Bank” contracts in Russia, to being a member of the Exxon Mobil offshore drilling team in Nigeria. Mr. Wilbeck has been intimately involvement in a number of industry-related projects, which have resulted in a step change in the methods by which technologies were previously understood and employed in the industry. Mr. Wilbeck helped establish Trican’s Research and Development facility in Moscow Russia, which is the Company‘s first R&D centre outside of Canada, and will incorporate the latest in technology and capabilities. He has served on the steering committee for the SPE Production Operations Symposium (“POS”) on several occasions. He holds a B.S. Degree from Southwest Texas University and continued his studies at Oklahoma State University in Petroleum Technology.
Country Manager Trican Kazakhstan
Don McWhan has been with Trican Well Service since 2004 when he started as a Fracturing QA/QC manager in the Russian Operations. He then advanced to the position of Operations Manager for Russia, a position he held until September 2008, when he transferred to Trican Kazakhstan as Country Manager. Before joining Trican, Mr. McWhan worked for another major service company in quality management and held various leadership positions in Canada, Europe and the Middle East. His responsibilities with Trican are to oversee operations and business development of Trican Kazakhstan.
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