UK drilling services company appoints new Chief Operating Officer

World Oil Staff February 16, 2023

Paradigm Drilling Services has promoted Jim Profit to Chief Operating Officer to support a global uptake of its drilling technologies.

Commenting on the promotion, Paradigm Group CEO Julian Manning comments, “We are very fortunate to have Jim part of the team. He consistently demonstrates drive and passion for scaling up our business on a global level. The expanded role will allow Jim to deliver our products and services to market at pace. I am confident that the combination of Jim’s technical skills, business acumen and interpersonal skills will allow our technologies to have a far-reaching impact on the global drilling tool market.”

Profit adds, “I am really happy to be promoted to COO of Drilling at Paradigm. It’s a privilege to work for such a dynamic company and be recognized for the work put in. At a strategic level, this promotion will enable me to be more ‘hands on’ with the future direction of our drilling technologies in gaining adoption at a global level. The timing of the appointment works extremely well when considering the exciting opportunities ahead, all supported by a high level of customer demand.”

Manning concludes, “As we continue to expand our drilling technologies both exclusively and with our local partners, Jim’s role will be centric to making sure we deliver a differentiating service whilst gaining recognition of such at a global level”.

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