17 Jun 2020
The Berlin-based company has opened its office in Arlington, TX, USA as part of global expansion plan and to meet growing demand for its technology and products in North and Latin America. The Texas office will be headed by Keith Russell who becomes Vice President of Business Development, Americas.
Prior to joining the company, Keith had various senior roles, most recent at Silixa as VP Operations, prior to that at Baker Hughes and Schlumberger as wireline, cased hole logging, artificial lift as well Fiber Optic sensing Specialist. Throughout his career, Keith has been actively involved in wireline applications, innovative sensing and monitoring technologies for Oil and Gas industry worldwide. Keith will be based in Houston to support the O&G customers.
Wires&Bytes is aiming to be one stop, customer oriented and market driven cable company, providing a suit of specialty cables, including slickline, wireline and permanently installed downhole cables for O&G as well as other harsh environment applications.
Alexander Smilgeivch, the President of Wires&Bytes, said: “We’re growing at a significant pace to support our customers and potential opportunities for our technology. We are investing in human resources as well in state-of-the-art equipment to cater this growth and challenges of these applications and opportunities. We’re excited you joined the team, Keith! Welcome onboard!”