HOUSTON – McDermott International Inc. (NYSE: MDR) announced today that Scott Munro, vice president and general manager, North Sea and Africa, will speak at an OTC industry briefing on “Offshore and Subsea Solutions in Frontier Regions” on May 8, at 7:30 a.m. Central Time.
The briefing, organized by OTC and the US Department of Commerce, will cover Mozambique, Tanzania, and Kenya’s offshore developments and provide a discussion on current and upcoming commercial opportunities for trade and investment. Munro will speak on working in frontier oil and gas regions, which include East Africa.
Munro commented, “Five years ago, conversations on oil and gas development did not include East Africa. Today, it is a frontier region and a growing focus of many operations.”
Munro is responsible for the growth and delivery of McDermott’s business in Africa. He joined McDermott in January and has extensive experience in the oil and gas industry, working in a variety of operational and project management roles in the UK, the US, Canada, Brazil, and France.