SMT Sets Up Shop in Abu Dhabi

SMT, the leader for geoscientific interpretation software, has opened its sales and support office in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, as the company continues to expand its international presence. The establishment of the Abu Dhabi office follows the opening of three new SMT's offices in the last 15 months including Moscow, Russia and Calgary, Canada.

Commenting on the announcement, Arshad Matin, President and CEO of SMT, said, "SMT's Abu Dhabi office is part of the company's ongoing effort to expand support for our clients on a global level and to provide local language assistance where possible to help customers
improve the way they work."

"SMT's strategic presence in the Middle East improves our ability to support our growing customer base in the region, including companies like Kuwait Energy Company," added Andrew Burr, Director for Middle East and South Asia of SMT.

Hassan Akbar, Head IT at Kuwait Energy Company said, "By opening an office in Abu Dhabi, SMT is clearly demonstrating their commitment in better serving the Oil & Gas Industry in the Middle East region. A prudent strategy, which enforces our trust in this esteemed organization. We feel much closer and keen to work with this office."

Burr will lead the new SMT Abu Dhabi team and oversee all aspects of technical support and sales operations.