Houston, TEXAS, January 6, 2015 – SCIENTIFIC DRILLING INTERNATIONAL (SDI) announces the addition of Eric Beylier as the Senior Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer. Based at Corporate Headquarters in Houston, TX, Beylier will oversee all strategic supply chain, procurement and logistics activities.
“We are excited to add Eric Beylier to our leadership team. The experience and skillset he brings will be invaluable as we optimize our supply chain and continue to improve upon our industry leading product quality and reliability.” said SDI CEO, Phil Longorio.
Beylier previously served as CPO and Head of Global Supply Chain and Procurement at TETRA Technologies, Inc. where he designed and built a brand new supply chain and procurement function and organization to match global best practices. Prior to his work with TETRA, he started two companies in San Francisco, first as a co-founder of a software company, focused on the $3 trillion construction market supply chain, and secondly as founder and CEO of a consulting company in San Francisco, where he led multi-billion dollar supply chain and procurement projects for Chevron, the Gap Inc. and HP. He started his career as a Sales Engineer for a global specialty chemical company based in Europe, and developed advanced strategic sourcing and category management expertise at A.T. Kearney. Beylier has a M.S. in Chemical Manufacturing from Polytechnic ESCOM in Paris, France, with a specialization in material science from M.I.T. in Boston, USA. He also holds a M.B.A. from the Anderson School at U.C.L.A.
Beylier states, “I am delighted to join SDI, an innovative market leader that continues to strengthen and expand its global footprint. I am eager to contribute to the company’s success by ensuring the supply chain and procurement practices adequately serve both our business and customers.”
Scientific Drilling International (SDI) is the largest independent directional drilling and wellbore placement service provider with operations strategically located around the world. SDI possesses a unique combination of both experienced professionals and an extensive portfolio of innovative drilling and production technologies. You can find more information about SDI at www.scientificdrilling.com.