Cosalt Offshore Names New Commercial Director

Cosalt Offshore has appointed Lisa Mitchell as commercial director.

Lisa, 36, has worked for the company since 2000, when it was gtc Group and then became Cosalt Offshore in 2007, following acquisition. Her previous roles included contracts manager and commercial manager.

Cosalt Offshore Chief Executive Calum Melville said, "Lisa's appointment to Commercial Director is richly deserved. Her expertise has played a critical role in helping Cosalt Offshore to secure valuable, long-term clients across the whole of the North Sea industry, building a strong platform for additional future growth.

"We have an excellent reputation for high-quality products and service which surpass the expectations of our clients again and again and Lisa has continually strived to raise the bar."

Lisa, a Law and Management honours graduate from The Robert Gordon University and former pupil of Westhill Academy, worked at Conoco and Brown and Root before joining gtc group.

Lisa's specialities include tendering and client account strategy development. As well as her role as Commercial Director for the Cosalt Offshore UK business, Lisa assumes responsibility for the Client Operations teams in Aberdeen.

Cosalt Offshore has a pan-North Sea network with 300 personnel based in Aberdeen and a further 110 at its operations in Stavanger and Lowestoft.

Cosalt Offshore specialises in the management of client equipment and services. The portfolio of services includes supply, hire, examination and repair of lifting equipment, tooling and consumables, supply and servicing of lifejackets, liferafts, immersion suits and lifeboats and offshore examination and test services.

Recent major multi-million pound contract wins include long-term work with PSN, BP and Subsea 7.