President, Ohmstede Ltd.
As the leader of our Ohmstede Ltd. team, Eric utilizes his 30 years of Oil and Gas experience to drive a culture of safety, quality and customer service throughout the organization. Eric’s Six Sigma background helps to ensure that his teams are focused on the value proposition and aligned to their customer’s expectations.
Eric began his career working on both drilling and production facilities in the Gulf of Mexico. After graduating from Louisiana Lafayette, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Technology, Eric joined Vetco Gray, an engineering/manufacturing company responsible for engineering/manufacturing surface and subsea drilling/production equipment to customers around the globe. Eric held several positions at Vetco Gray including Manufacturing Engineer, Project Manager, G.M, V.P. and President. Eric was responsible for operations in North/South America, as well as West Africa and Asia Pacific. After the acquisition of Vetco Gray, by GE Oil and Gas, Eric was responsible for leading the business teams for Surface/Subsea Wellheads, TLP/SPAR Production and Capital Drilling Equipment.
Eric, and his family, enjoy the outdoors and take part in running, swimming, cycling, fishing and camping. Eric, along with his wife and two daughters, have been involved in various charitable organizations and enjoy working together to serve their community.