GLOBAL oilfield services company Qinterra AS have appointed a new vice president of marketing and communication, Peter N. Keilen, to its management team.

Keilen joins the company from Offshore Media Group where he was exhibition and conference director and the director for the Norwegian oil exhibition Offshore Technology Days (OTD). Prior to this he worked for PSW Group. He has also been a board member of the Norwegian Petroleum Society since 2014.

Building on his extensive experience, Keilen will be responsible for delivering on Qinterra’s marketing objectives in both the North Sea and internationally and building on the company’s reputation as a leading provider of well services.

Age Landro, CEO of Qinterra AS, said: “This is an exciting time for the company and Peter’s appointment will help us drive the momentum we have built up in recent years and achieve our ambitious growth targets as we approach the next phase of our development”.

Qinterra AS is a leading provider of well intervention services and wireline tractor technology to the oil and gas industry, primarily in the North Sea where it is the market leader. The company operates two brands: ALTUS Intervention in the North Sea and Qinterra Technologies internationally. Qinterra AS, headquartered in Stavanger, has approximately 1,200 employees based in Norway, UK, Denmark, West Africa, USA, United Arab Emirates and Malaysia.