REDA Oilfield, a leading supplier of oilfield chemicals and associated services to the oil and gas industry, is pleased to announce the appointment of Frode Bekkestad as General Manager to its recently established Scandinavian Organisation.
Frode brings 30 years industry experience, related to the development, management and operation of Oil Service Companies within the field of Production chemicals and related services.
Frode started his career as a Technical Sales Engineer/Account Manager at Petrolite Norge AS, rapidly progressing to becoming the General Manager of the organisation in 1992. Frode was then appointed as Managing Director of the merged Company – Baker Petrolite Norge AS in 1996 and held this position for 4 years. In 2000 Frode moved to a leadership role with TR Oil Services AS as the Managing Director until the organisation was merged into Clariant, when he was appointed as Managing Director of Clariant Oil Services Scandinavia AS.
Frode now joins REDA Oilfield Scandinavia AS and will be responsible for the growth and development of REDA Oilfield in Scandinavia bringing his wealth of experience to the position.
“This expansion, with the establishment of a Scandinavian Company – REDA Oilfield Scandinavia AS, brings a new and exciting chapter for the organisation. We are delighted to welcome Frode into the team and look forward to providing our products and services to the Scandinavian market.” commented Gordon Moir, Head of the REDA Oilfield Division.
The continued success, growth and expansion of REDA Oilfield is huge testament to the dedicated, experienced and hardworking team in the current “Lower for Longer” climate of low oil pricing. REDA Oilfields value proposition of retained expertise, dynamic flexibility and best value in class chemistry has been key to the continued growth of the Organisation.