Wood Group Names VP - Latin America

Wood Group has appointed Jorge Sanchez to vice president – Latin America operations.

Sanchez, who has 27 years of experience with electric submersible pumps and other forms of artificial lift for oil production, will be responsible for all operations in Central and South America. He has been with Wood Group for 12 years and was formerly Argentina country manager for Wood Group ESP. He holds a chemical engineering degree from Buenos Aires University and is a member of the Argentina Petroleum Club and Oil and Gas Argentine Institute.

"Jorge's overall industry experience and success in Latin America as Argentina country manager demonstrates that he has the leadership to execute business strategies that will successfully expand and grow our business," said Gary Ford, president and COO of Wood Group ESP.