(Houston, TX) Gulf Marine Contractors (GMC), a leading on-demand marine agency and logistics provider to the offshore energy industry, is proud to announce the appointment of Sunjay Shankar as the company's Director of Business Development.
With over 15 years of experience in the oil and gas industry, Shankar will continue to drive business forward at GMC through the cultivation of close relationships with regional business partners and international operators.
"We are thrilled to have him join our company and become such a key member of our management team," says Clark Buffam, Chief Operations Officer at GMC.
Shankar has an illustrious career in the oil and gas industry, having held senior sales and management positions with Shank Oil Tools, ODS International, Master Rig, HS Ocean Group, and CANRIG.
Shankar graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Science Degree and holds a master's degree in Business Administration. In addition, he has also sat on the Board of Directors for the Houston Chapter of the International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC) and Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA).
"I'm absolutely thrilled about joining Gulf Marine Contractors," says Shankar, "Their vision, values, and desire for winning align right into my passion for being customer-focused and delivering value with a great sense of purpose."