Tendeka Appoints Non-Director to Assist with Growth Plans

Tendeka, the completions technology provider, has enhanced its senior management team with the appointment of Raymond Garcia as a non-executive director.

With more than 20 years experience in the energy industry, Raymond will bring objectivity, independence of view and strong commercial guidance to the business as it continues to grow its international organizational structure and customer base.

Mr. Garcia is currently Vice President, Ventures at Tucker Technologies and is responsible for fostering product lines, customers and new global business growth across all Tucker Energy businesses. His principle focus is on Tucker Technologies product sales, rentals, joint ventures and commercial alliances.

After graduating from DeVry and Houston Baptist Universities with his BSEE/MSM/MBA degrees, Mr. Garcia started his energy career in 1978.

He spent his first 15 years with Baker Atlas growing his expertise, experience and management skills in a variety of roles including field engineer, district manager, project manager, sales manager and country manager. Before joining Tucker Technologies as Vice President, Ventures, Mr. Garcia held a number of senior positions with offshore pipeline construction, wireline and technology companies.

Mr. Garcia’s time in the energy industry has seen him acquire significant expertise in a number of sector technologies including conventional seismic, MWD/LWD, offshore pipes and horizontal well applications.

Tendeka CEO, Neale Carter, said, "Raymond's appointment is important for our future growth plans and I am delighted to welcome him to the board. His engineering and management expertise will be invaluable and we are confident that his leadership and advisory contributions in the coming years will add significantly to our success."

Raymond Garcia, said, "Joining Tendeka at this time is very exciting. The company adds a completely new dimension to the downhole environment and bringing the family company technologies together means that we are ideally placed for significant growth. Having worked in the oilfield for a number of years, I think my technical knowledge can be leveraged by Tendeka to great success."