September 11, 2017

We are delighted to announce that our Advanced Completions Director John Hunter (below left) has won the Press and Journal Gold Awards 2017 category of Best Employee of the Year.

This special event took place at the Marcliffe Hotel, Aberdeen, on Friday 8th September, as was hosted BBC presenter Steph McGovern.

Celebrating the win with John was our CTO Annabel Green and Engineering Manager Damien Patton.

Well done, John – well deserved!




Annabel Green and 2 holidng an award


VP North & South America

Jim McGowin has more than 30 years’ experience in sales, marketing and operations management of oilfield wellbore construction, completion systems and services and enhanced oil recovery techniques.

Prior to Tendeka, Jim was Sales Manager at Packers Plus Energy Services, where he was responsible for building and managing its US sales team.  Other former roles include Sales Director (Completions US Land)  at Baker Hughes;  and GM and Business Development Director at TAM International.

Jim holds a BSc degree in Petroleum Engineering from Mississippi State University as well as an undergraduate study in mineral engineering from the University of Alabama. He is also a long-standing member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers.

Jim McGowin VP NSA