Drew D.

Executive with 27+ years of experience in the Oil & Gas Industry, specializing in Drilling Projects

United States of America

Results focused leader with significant experience in Drilling Operations ,Operational Performance, and superior Customer Service; driving growth, building solid teams, implementing corporate guidelin...see more

  • Oil & Gas
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Metal Manufacturing
  • C-Level & Leadership
  • ...


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


General Manager

Volant Products Inc.
4 years
Current position
Mar 2019 - Present
Volant delivers highly effective equipment and services to provide casing and liner solutions. Our solutions are simple, affordable, and proven to do more in even the most challenging f...see more

Business Owner

PAD Consulting, LLC
4 years
Current position
Jul 2018 - Present
PAD Consulting provides consulting services to energy companies in the areas of operations, project management, HSE, and operational processes. - Adjunct Professor for the Intro to t...see more

Director of Operations

Canrig Drilling Technology Ltd.
3 years
Jan 2015 - Jan 2018
- Oversee all Operations within designated districts. - Accountable for P&L within districts - Participate in management strategy and direction - Provide drilling contractor insight i...see more

VP Operations

Nabors Industries
5 years
Jan 2013 - Jan 2018
- Lead all aspects of operations around two land districts and Gulf of Mexico offshore district - Reduce TRIR and improve overall safety culture - Develop a strong culture of Operation...see more

Drilling Manager

Keen Energy Services
1 year
Nov 2011 - Dec 2012
- Worked daily with Chief Financial Officer and President / CEO to manage on-going projects and revamp systems for better efficiency while providing support to HSE department in changi...see more

Area Manager - MidContinent

Patterson UTI Drilling
2 years
Jan 2010 - Nov 2011
Area Manager for Drilling Operations for Patterson UTI in Oklahoma City. Overseeing the drilling operations for 25 rigs in the MidContinent area, ranging from Texas panhandle to all of...see more

Manager, Performance Solutions

Precision Drilling
3 months
Oct 2009 - Jan 2010
Design, implement, and oversee Leadership Development for all field based employees. Utilizes metrics as a guide to performance. Effectively uses 1:1 coaching through third party provid...see more

Director, HSE

Grey Wolf Drilling
3 years
Feb 2007 - Oct 2009
Director of HSE for entire company of Grey Wolf until acquisition complete by Precision Drilling. Moved to Canada as Director of HSE for Canadian Operations from Feb 2009 to October 20...see more

Drilling Superintendent

Ensco International Inc.
4 years
Aug 2002 - Jan 2007
Responsible for overseeing all aspects of Management for two offshore Jackups and a API Platform Rig. Primary Rig Mover for rigs assigned. Lead HSE and Operational initiatives as requ...see more

Assistant Operations Manager

Ensco International Inc.
2 years
Oct 2000 - Aug 2002
Operations training position to familiarize myself with the management of offshore jackups and platform rigs. Various project management roles.

Staff Engineer - Venezuela

Ensco International Inc.
2 years
Aug 1998 - Oct 2000
Responsible for supporting Operations in Venezuela. Oversaw the cold stacking of 9 rigs, maintained accurate inventories of over 10,000 joints of drill pipe and related components, and ...see more

Staff Engineer

Santa Fe Drilling
1 year
Dec 1996 - Jun 1998
Worked through all positions an an offshore semisubmersible to get first hand experience with operations. Was onsite for any "new" job or task.


Nowotony Drilling
2 years
Jan 1995 - Dec 1996
Worked on land rig learning basic operations of drilling while going to College at Texas A&M getting my Petroleum Engineering Degree

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Oil & Gas
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Metal Manufacturing

Role experience

  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Operations


  • Drilling
  • Energy Industry
  • Environmental Awareness
  • Operations Management
  • Project Management