Steve Taylor started his Oil & Gas career in the North Sea over 30 years ago with Santa Fe Drilling spending 23 years with them, latterly GlobalSantaFe, and was European HR Manager when he left to move overseas.
In 2004 he moved to Dubai with Precision Drilling and was part of the transition team when Precision were bought by Weatherford. Steve spent the next 2 years as the Global HR Manager for Weatherford Drilling International before switching tracks and moving over to the manpower side of the Oil & Gas industry.
Steve then spent 7 years with Offshore Marine Services/Skilled heading up their Middle East operations then moving back to Aberdeen to manage the international business.
Prior to becoming Managing Director of OCB, Steve was responsible for the launch of AOS International in Dubai, the international division of Australian Offshore Solutions, a Perth-based manning company.