Technical Toolboxes, the leading global provider of integrated and cloud-based pipeline software, consulting and industry training for pipeline engineering and technical professionals, has appointed Drew Lafleur as Chief Technology Officer.
Based in Houston, Lafleur will lead and manage the company’s team of technical experts. He will focus on company strategy for identifying and prioritising development initiatives, selecting technologies and methodologies to employ and setting timetables for the evaluation, development and deployment of all of Technical Toolboxes’ technology applications and technical training courses.
Martin Fingerhut, CEO, Technical Toolboxes, said, “Drew has been an important part of the management team since joining us in 2017 and has been employing valuable company-wide strategies for improved efficiency and communication. He serves a vital role in securing opportunities for Technical Toolboxes to productise and commercialise our software technologies to support continued growth. We are delighted to have him onboard.”
Lafleur acquired more than a decade’s worth of experience in a range of engineering roles within ConocoPhillips, working in locations across the continental US. Before joining Technical Toolboxes, Lafleur served as Director of Upstream Solutions for TeQnovation.
Lafleur said, “I look forward to continuing to bring our clients the best technical products on the market and establishing additional partnerships with industry leaders to further support our position as the leading provider of technical software tools.
He holds Bachelor of Science degrees in both petroleum engineering and biological science, gained at Louisiana State University, and is an active member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) and the Professional Petroleum Data Management (PPDM) Association.
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