Wood Group ESP Names Brian Sevin VP LatAm Operations

Wood Group ESP has appointed Brian Sevin to the position of vice president – Latin American Operations, with responsibility for further developing the company's electric submersible and surface pump activities in Mexico, and Central and South America. Mr. Sevin was previously vice president, Business Development and Marketing.

With 25 years of experience in the artificial lift industry—15 of those with Wood Group ESP—Mr. Sevin brings an in-depth understanding of electric submersible pump sales and operations to his new position. While serving as region manager of the Southwest U.S. region, he helped develop and establish that region as one of the premier regions in the company. In addition, he helped to establish the company's first long-term, performance-based contracts with major operators, and helped guide the successful launch of the SPS™ Surface Pumping System product line.

"Brian has played a critical role in expanding Wood Group ESP's business," said Joe Brady, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Wood Group ESP. "His experience and excellent business development skills will be invaluable in further developing our Latin American market while providing current customers with quality service."

Mr. Sevin earned a bachelor's degree in business administration from Texas Tech University, and is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) and the Petroleum Equipment Suppliers Association (PESA).