Driving us forward
Our leadership is comprised of dedicated, honest, and inspiring individuals. Together, they are responsible for leading Weatherford to new heights.
Girish K. Saligram is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Weatherford. He assumed this position in October 2020.
Before joining Weatherford, Girish served Exterran Corporation as Chief Operating Officer and previously as President, Global Services after joining the company in 2016. Previously, he spent 20 years with GE in positions of increasing responsibility as a functional and business leader in industry sectors worldwide, including his last position as General Manager, Downstream Products & Services for GE Oil & Gas. He also previously led the GE Oil & Gas Contractual Services business based in Florence, Italy. Before his eight years in the oil and gas sector, he spent 12 years with GE Healthcare in engineering, services, operations, and other commercial roles.
Girish holds a Bachelor of Engineering from Bangalore University, a Master of Science in Computer Science, and an MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management from Northwestern University.
Keith has over 25 years of financial experience, including the oilfield service and equipment industry. He joins Weatherford from Calumet Specialty Products Partners L.P. where he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Prior to that he served successively as Vice President, Finance and Vice President and Treasurer for Eastman Chemical Company. Prior to this, Keith was Vice President and Treasurer of Cameron International Corporation. Earlier in his career, he held progressively responsible finance leadership roles in Alghanim Industries, PepsiCo, Inc., Ingersoll-Rand and Monsanto. Keith holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of Toronto and an MBA from Columbia University.
Desmond Mills joined Weatherford International as the Chief Accounting Officer in March 2021. He is a global financial leader with a unique blend of experience at Fortune 100, Big Four, and Regulatory companies. Desmond has over 20 years of expertise across accounting, controllership, compliance, and internal controls. His specialties include GAAP and IFRS, SEC reporting, technical accounting, internal controls, FP&A, and strategic planning and execution. With a passion for developing high-performing teams, Desmond implements a high-quality culture and leverages technology to streamline processes and strengthen internal controls. Desmond holds a Master of Science in Accounting from the University of Virginia and a Bachelor of Science in Management from Tulane University. He is also a Certified Public Accountant.
Joseph Mongrain is a Human Resources Executive with global experience delivering solutions- and business-driven HR programs and initiatives. He has held many roles in the energy industry at Schlumberger, Cameron International, OneSubsea, and Anadarko. Joe joined Weatherford International in 2021 as the Chief Human Resources Officer. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from the Florida Institute of Technology.
Scott C. Weatherholt brings more than 16 years of experience as a corporate attorney handling complex legal matters affecting public and private E&P companies. Prior to joining Weatherford, Scott served Arena Energy and its affiliates as Senior Vice President and General Counsel with a focus on offshore Gulf of Mexico Shelf E&P activities. Previously, as an Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at Midstates Petroleum, he managed the company's legal affairs and provided strategic counsel to the board and senior management, handling legal oversight of a merger with Amplify Energy, and a large debt-for-debt recapitalization. Previously, he spent 10 years at Samson Resources, where he was Assistant General Counsel of operations, responsible for operational legal, land and regulatory issues for the Permian Basin, Eagleford, Mid-Continent, Haynesville/Cotton Valley, Powder River, Green River and Bakken business units. Scott began his career at the Oklahoma-based law firm Pray Walker as an associate in the energy practice group, focusing on oil and gas litigation. He holds a law degree from the University of Oklahoma, where he also completed a B.B.A. in Finance.