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Swire Energy Services appoints new General Manager for UK business

Posted 06 Oct 2021

Swire Energy Services (SES) announces today the appointment of Gary Lindsay into the role of General Manager UK. Gary joins the UK regional team from SES’ Kuala Lumpur office and will be based in Aberdeen, reporting to Wayne Manning, Vice President Oil & Gas.

Prior to his appointment, Gary was Commercial Manager for SES’ Asia Pacific (APAC) region. Since joining SES in 2012, his career has included a variety of business development and commercial roles within the offshore cargo carrying unit (CCU) sector. With almost 20 years’ experience across European and APAC markets, Gary has successfully delivered a number of projects and solutions for a broad range of CCU lifting equipment and associated services for locally based and international customers.

Gary has extensive experience within the energy industry, and a strong technical and commercial background. Having obtained qualifications in Mechanical Engineering and Business Management, and currently studying a Master of Business Administration at Heriot-Watt University, his capabilities include business development, project management and asset management.

In his new role, Gary will lead the strategic development and growth of the UK region across a range of market sectors – including oil & gas, wind and aviation – through the delivery of the current product and service portfolio, with a major focus on safety, sustainability and best-in-class service.

Commenting on his appointment, Gary Lindsay said:

“I am extremely excited to have been appointed General Manager for SES’ UK region and I look forward to working with my new team of colleagues. I am confident that we can continue to develop the UK business and deliver success by delivering on our strategic vision.”

Speaking about the appointment, Wayne Manning, Vice President Oil & Gas at Swire Energy Services, said:

“The UK region has vast opportunities and will continue to be a critical contributor to the success of SES’ strategic development plans. Gary’s deep understanding of the business and his invaluable expertise will play a key part in realising our growth ambitions, in line with the strength and depth of our service offering within the region.”

SES UK was established in 1979 and has over 40 years’ experience delivering offshore container solutions across the UK market. Throughout this time, SES has evolved into a fully integrated service provider. All our UK bases offer a range of services including offshore containers, integrity, aviation and chemical services.

Pictured: Swire Energy Services UK General Manager, Gary Lindsay © FirstPix Photography