Valeriy Kolotilin Appointed General Director of Gazpromneft-Nefteservis
Valeriy Kolotilin previously holding a post of Deputy General Director for Production is appointed General Director of OOO Gazpromneft-Nefteservis.
Valeriy Kolotilin’s scope of authorities will include the issues of control over operating and financial activities of oilfield services companies, their competitive growth, implementation of the unified system of Gazprom Neft’s oilfield services assets management, development of oilfield services market in Gazprom Nefts regions of presence.
Valeriy Valeryevich Kolotilin was born on August 15, 1963 in the village of Zhuravskoye of the Stavropol Territory. In 1986, he graduated from the Moscow Institute of Petroleum and Gas n.a. Gubkin with a degree of a Mining Engineer for Oil and Gas Well Drilling. His professional experience started in 1987 in Sutorminsk Drilling Department of Noyabrskneftegas, where he rose from a driller to the Chief Engineer. From September 2004 till April 2008, Valeriy Kolotilin changed several positions in the subdivisions of JSC TNK-BP: Head of the Drilling Supervising Section – Regional Manager of JSC Orenburgneft, Chief Drilling Specialist of the Production Department of Oil Field Services Block of JSC TNK-BP Management. In April 2008, he changed over to the position of a Deputy General Director for Production in OOO Gazpromneft-Nefteservis.
OOO Gazpromneft-Nefteservis is a subsidiary of JSC Gazprom Neft founded in September 2007 to operate the oilfield services assets of the parent company. At present, Gazpromneft-Nefteservis controls nine subsidiaries offering a wide range of profile services starting from drilling, wells workovers and geophysics to well clusters dumping, road construction and oilfield repairs.
The company’s core targets include oilfield services business development, improvement of the services efficiency and technological effectiveness, optimization of costs of rendered services, provision of consistent and dynamic production activities of the service companies, building up of a competitive market oilfield company with an up-to-date management system.