General Manager - EAME Operations
Mr. Pedersen has 30 years of experience worldwide and throughout all disciplines of the seismic industry. He began his career in the seismic industry in 1980 with Western Geophysical (n/k/a WesternGeco, a business segment of Schlumberger), in Dhahran Saudi Arabia, working in the Aramco Processing Center, where he ultimately became Processing Supervisor. In 1985, Mr. Pedersen joined the field operations as QC/APM and worked throughout several of the Saudi oil fields in Tanzania. In 1986, he was assigned to Latin American operations as a Party Manager in Peru. Mr. Pedersen served as Field Supervisor in Colombia and Argentina, and, in 1991, became the Operations Manager for Nigeria operations. He then served as Country Manager for Nigeria, Colombia and Argentina before moving to Houston as the Latin America Operations Manager.
Mr. Pedersen joined Global in 2006 as Operations Manager, worldwide marine, overseeing operations in India, the Gulf of Mexico, Mexico and Colombia. He then transitioned to Operations Manager for the Latin America division helping Global operate in Argentina, Brazil and Colombia, and he is currently holding the position of General Manager for the Worldwide Marine Operations division.