Weir Oil & Gas has hired David Paterson as president of Pressure Pumping.

Based in Fort Worth, Texas, Paterson will lead and manage Weir’s Pressure Pumping business, overseeing the strategic direction of all global operations, manufacturing and service footprint.

Paterson has more than two decades of experience in the oil and gas sector. Prior to joining Weir, Paterson was president, Artificial Lift at Schlumberger since 2016.

“Weir is delighted to welcome David to our executive leadership team as president of Pressure Pumping,” said Paul Coppinger, Division president of Weir Oil & Gas. “David has an impressive array of industry experience and an exceptional understanding of our markets. We are confident that he will guide our pressure pumping business to further success.”

“Weir’s Pressure Pumping business continues to assert itself as a leader in the industry,” said Paterson. “I look forward to building off the current momentum the team has created and leading the business to consistent, continued growth.”

Paterson holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science in Offshore Engineering from Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen, Scotland.