Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) January 14, 2015
Solomon Associates (Solomon), the leading performance improvement company for the global energy industry, has named three new Regional Business Development Leaders and one new Senior Consultant. As Regional Business Development Leaders, Annelize Victor, Diogo Carvalho, and Ahmed Jadwat are responsible for helping Solomon develop new business relationships and grow their revenue stream in North America, South America, and the Middle East, respectively. Kevin McQuillan, Solomon’s newest Senior Consultant, will be based in Bahrain.
Victor, who is focused on expanding Solomon’s relationships in North America, brings more than 22 years of experience in the oil and gas industry. Her expertise varies from business development and consulting to overseeing sales and plant operations. Victor holds a Bachelor of Engineering in chemical engineering from the University of Pretoria in South Africa, as well as certificates in finance and accounting from Rice University where she was involved in the Rice Leadership Development Program.
“Annelize has a strong background in both domestic and international sales and relations,” said Dale Emanuel, President of Solomon Associates. “Her leadership skills and professional approach are credible traits that we proudly welcome. Her experience with a wide range of companies and teams make her a good fit for Solomon and our client base.”
Carvalho is responsible for developing and maintaining relationships in South America. He joins Solomon from Siemens, where he previously served as Global Business Development Manager. Carvalho brings 8 years of experience in international sales. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering in electrical and industrial engineering from The Federal University of Santa Catarina as well as a Master in Business Administration from Ibmec Business School.
“Diogo has extensive experience in the South American market,” said Emanuel. “His unique knowledge of this market as well as his experience in both business development and sales will help Solomon continue to expand relationships in South America.”
Jadwat, formerly Director of Business Development for Proserv, joins Solomon with more than 18 years of business development experience. Based in Abu Dhabi, Jadwat is focused on Solomon’s efforts in the Middle East, primarily the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman, and Kuwait. Jadwat holds a Bachelor of Engineering in electrical engineering from The Durban University of Technology in South Africa as well as a diploma in project management from Dameline Management School.
“Ahmed has a wealth of experience in strategic account management and mega project pursuits within the oil, gas, and petrochemical sector,” Emanuel said. “His key relationships with both upstream and downstream producers will prove to be valuable assets for Solomon.”
McQuillan brings nearly 30 years of experience in major chemical and petrochemical organizations globally. He has joined Solomon’s consulting group, specializing in reliability and maintenance. McQuillan is also involved in various business development activities in the Middle East. He joins Solomon from SABIC KSA where he most recently served as Special Project Director. He is also a lecturer in Asset Integrity at Robert Gordon University. McQuillan holds a Bachelor of Science in engineering science and a D.Phil in two phase flow from Oxford University.
“Kevin has a proven track record in senior management positions throughout the world,” Emanuel said. “His deep knowledge of engineering and more than 16 years of management experience are welcomed additions to the team.”
About Solomon Associates
HSB Solomon Associates LLC (Solomon) is the leading performance improvement company for the global energy industry. Solomon’s benchmarking and consulting solutions help customers across the energy value chain to achieve operational excellence by increasing efficiency, reliability and profitability. Solomon also provides forecasting and advice on the North American gas market. Solomon’s proprietary analytics uniquely transform data into insight for making better business decisions. Based in Dallas, TX USA, Solomon is part of HSB Group, Inc. Learn more at SolomonOnline.com.