Unique System FZE, a Unique Maritime Group company, has announced that Martin Bolton will join the company as the new division head for its Middle East region oil and gas division.
He will be based at Unique’s head office in Sharjah in the UAE and will be in charge of targeting a geographical expansion by exploring the competitive territories of KSA and Kuwait.
Bolton’s main responsibilities will include leading and developing the oil and gas division’s team and to ensure that the high product quality, technical and customer service continues to fulfill customer expectations.
His main role will be to further expand the oil and gas division amid offering a new range of services to the existing clients as well as a new set of clients in the Middle East region.
A few of these services would be well head maintenance, refurbishment of wellheads, internal and external casing cutting, slot recoveries, permanent abandonments, supply of high pressure high temperature risers (HPHT ), supply of low pressure risers, supply of double studded adapters (DSA ), tension systems/ tension rings and overshots.
Sahil Gandhi, director of Unique Maritime Group said: “We are extremely delighted to have Martin Bolton on board to further expand our oil and gas division. He has remarkable experience in the Middle East region and his phenomenal sales, engineering and business development skills will invigorate our market share in the oil and gas sector which till date has not been deeply explored.”
Bolton said: “I am delighted to be offered this challenging role to help develop Unique’s oil and gas division in the Middle East region. I hope to use my expertise to target new clients in this important market sector and target new products too, also add value to the services that the company already has to offer, and focus on customers’ needs and satisfaction.”
Bolton started his early career by working as a service technician and then as a field service and subsea service engineer, for companies such as Weatherford, Vetco Gray and Dril-Quip which acquainted him to the running, installation and maintenance of equipment, and to the overall project completion.
He rapidly advanced in his career and worked as a business development manager and general manager (sales) over the past nine years with Claxton, an Acteon Group company. All through his career, he has actively managed sales activities and opportunities, while also providing valuable technical and engineering assistance to clients.