Management Team

Merril A. “Pete” Miller Jr

Chief Executive Officer & Chairman
Mr Miller has more than 40 years of experience from the oil service industry. Previously, Mr Miller served as President and CEO of National Oilwell Varco from 2001-2014.

Other previous experience includes:

  • Chairman of RIG from 2015 to 2020
  • Chairman of MHWirth 2019-2021
  • 15 years at Helmerich & Payne International Drilling Company in various senior management positions
  • Degree in Applied Science and Engineering from U. S. Military Academy at West Point in 1972
  • MBA from Harvard Business School in 1980

Thomas “Tom” McGee

Chief Finance Officer 
Mr McGee has more than 25 years of experience from the oil service, consulting and financial services industries. Previously, Mr McGee served as Head of Corporate Development at National Oilwell Varco from 2006 – 2015.

Other previous experience includes:

  • Office of the Chairman of MHWirth 2019-2021
  • Prior experience includes Executive in Residence with Warburg Pincus (2016-2018), Boston Consulting Group, and Credit Suisse First Boston
  • Degree in Economics from Vanderbilt University in 1995
  • MBA from Wharton Business School at the University of Pennsylvania in 2001

Dwight Rettig

Chief Administration Officer and General Counsel 
Mr Rettig has more than 30 years of experience from the oil service industry and previously served as General Counsel and Executive VP at National Oilwell Varco.

Other previous experience includes:

  • Office of the Chairman of MHWirth 2019-2021
  • Helped lead mgmt. buyout from US Steel & Armco Steel and later IPO
  • Established NOV’s compliance department

Eirik Bergsvik

President Equipment and System Solutions
Mr Bergsvik has more than 35 years of experience from the oil service industry and previously served the board of MHWirth from 2014 to 2017.

Other previous experience includes:

  • Chief Executive Officer of Interwell AS, a leading supplier of down hole products for oil companies from 2011-2017
  • Managing Director of National Oilwell Norway AS, a supplier of oilfield services and equipment to the oil and gas industry from 2006 to 2011

Chuck Chauviere

President Pressure Control Systems
Mr Chauviere has more than 30 years of experience from the oil service industry and served as Vice President of Subsea Drilling Systems for Baker Hughes since 2008.  Prior to that, Chuck held several global roles at Hydril, which he joined in 1998.

Other previous experience includes:

  • Board member of Petroleum Equipment and Services Association (PESA)
  • Board Member of International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC) Well Control Institute