Leadership

Experienced Leadership

Wellbore Integrity Solutions is led and guided by a dynamic team of industry professionals with expertise in the wellbore industry and global operating experience across the areas of oilfield services, manufacturing and E&P as well as successful M&A experience.

Chief Executive Officer

Chief Administrative Officer
Vice President General Counsel

Vice President
Global Sales and Commercial

Vice President
Russia and Central Asia

Vice President
Eastern Hemisphere Operations

Vice President
Latin America

Tim White

Vice President
North America

David MacNeill - CEO - Wellbore Integrity Solutions

David MacNeill

Chief Executive Officer

David MacNeill is a founder of Wellbore Integrity Solutions and serves as President and CEO.

David has more than 29 years of professional experience in the oil and gas industry. Prior to founding WIS, David served as President and CEO of Logan International. In his career, David has also served COO for a private equity-backed R&D company based in Houston, Vice President for NOV Downhole and EHO director for Grant Prideco InteliServ. David has vast international experience gained from serving in numerous positions in Schlumberger including, Operations Manager Canada, Managing Director Nigeria, Engineering Manager Russia, Sales and Engineering Manager, Far East.

Todd Strickler

Todd Strickler

Chief Administrative Officer
Vice President General Counsel

Todd Strickler is Chief Administrative Officer and Vice President General Counsel for Wellbore Integrity Solutions.

Todd brings 18 years of legal and compliance experience to the company.  Todd joined WIS in 2019 as Vice President of General Counsel and accepted the additional role of Chief Administrative Officer in January 2021. Before joining WIS, Todd served as Senior Vice President – Administration, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Paragon Offshore PLC, a publicly-traded international offshore drilling company, from its inception in 2014 until the sale of the company in 2018. Prior to this, he served in various legal roles, most recently as Associate General Counsel, of Noble Corporation, a publicly-traded international offshore drilling company, from 2009 to 2014. Prior to his joining Noble, he specialized in corporate and securities law at the law firm of Andrews Kurth LLP.

Trevor Brooks

Vice President
Global Sales and Commercial

Trevor Brooks is Vice President, Global Sales and Commercial for Wellbore Integrity Solutions.

Trevor brings over 29 years of professional experience in the international oil and gas industry with expertise in sales and operations, financial performance and market share growth. Prior to joining WIS, Trevor served as Director Subsea Lifecycle Services and Global Director of Strategic Services for Aker Solutions, Director and Partner for MaxStab, Director of Sales with Scientific Drilling International, and held multiple global leadership positions within NOV Downhole and Schlumberger. Under his leadership, he turned around underperforming businesses, established new country entries and developed new geo-markets. Trevor enjoys fostering higher levels of staff engagement while building positive relationships to achieve robust results. His flexible and dynamic leadership style helps build and develop successful teams.

Alexey Nikitin

Alexey Nikitin

Vice President
Russia and Central Asia (RCA)

Alexey Nikitin is Vice President of Russia and Central Asia for Wellbore Integrity Solutions.

Alexey has over 18 years of experience in the oil and gas industry starting his career in Russia with a BP Joint Venture – TNK-BP. He first joined WIS in January 2020 as the Vice President of Quality, Health, Safety, and Environment (QHSE) in Houston, TX holding that position for one year until being promoted to Regional Vice President of RCA. Before WIS Alexey held several different roles in Smith International and Schlumberger – in Russia and abroad – from Operations management and Operations Integrity to Operations Support, QHSE and Auditing. While under his RCA leadership, he developed and implemented a regional management system plus he significantly grew Sakhalin’s Fishing and Remedial, Tubular Surface and Drilling products and services business overseeing operations for major international operations as well as NOC’s in Russia.

James McKenna

James McKenna

Vice President
Eastern Hemisphere Operations

Jim McKenna is Vice President of Eastern Hemisphere for Wellbore Integrity Solutions.

Jim brings over 28 years of professional experience in the international oil and gas industry. His expertise includes sales and operations, financial management and market share growth. Jim joined WIS in 2019 as Vice President of Europe, Sub-Sahara and Africa region. Before joining WIS, Jim served as Eastern Hemisphere Vice President for NOV-ReedHycalog, Regional Director for Europe & Sub Sahara with NOV-Drilling and Intervention, and prior to those positions, Jim held multiple senior management positions within NOV Downhole and Schlumberger. Jim has been involved in various company and divisional restructures before WIS and has worked in several  continents around the globe.

Marcos Ortiz de la Pena

Marcos Ortiz de La Peña

Vice President
Latin America

Marcos is Vice President Latin America for Wellbore Integrity Solutions.

Marcos brings over 22 years of professional experience in Sales, Operations, Finance and Market Share growth in the international Oil and Gas industry. Prior to joining WIS, Marcos worked for Schlumberger 15 years in different managements positions as Manager for Mexico & Central America, Operations Planning Manager worldwide, Sales & Commercial Manager for Drilling Group in Argentina and Brazil, and as Vice President of Bits and Drilling Tools segment for Latin America for 6 years managing the business of Bits, DRILCO, Fishing & Remedial, Underreamers, Turbines, Jars, and Rental Tubulars & Casing Drilling. Under his leadership, Marcos introduced new technologies, achieved high revenues and margins, and substantially increased market share growth in Latin America.

Tim White

Tim White

Vice President
North America

Tim White is Vice President of North America Operations for Wellbore Integrity Solutions.

Tim brings over 35 years of professional experience in the oil and gas industry. Prior to joining WIS, Tim served ten years as Vice President of the US Mid-Continent and Southern US regions for Schlumberger. During his career, Tim has served in senior management positions at Schlumberger, Halliburton and Western Atlas in global and domestic roles. He has been involved in over 20 merger and acquisition transactions in buyer and seller roles and subsequent post-acquisition integration, operations and go-to-market efforts. Tim is a registered professional engineer in the state of Texas.