Polarcus announces the immediate appointment of Richard Price to the position of Vice President Marketing, North & South America.
Richard brings over 30 years experience within marine seismic to this new role where he will be responsible for establishing the Polarcus brand across North and South America and for building engagement with potential clients and partners representing both domestic and international interests.
Prior to joining Polarcus Richard worked for 16 years with Veritas DGC and, more recently, CGGVeritas. Richard has held various senior executive management positions in marine seismic operations and technical roles, based in Singapore and the United States. Most recently Richard was the global Executive Vice President, Marine Product Line, based in France.
Richard is based in Houston, USA.
Polarcus is a pure play marine geophysical company with a pioneering environmental agenda, specializing in high-end towed streamer data acquisition from pole to pole. Polarcus is launching an ultra-modern fleet of initially 6 advanced seismic vessels designed by Norway's Ulstein Design AS incorporating the innovative ULSTEIN X-BOW® hull. The vessels are being built in Dubai, UAE, by Drydocks World - Dubai LLC, with the first vessels becoming operational in 2009. www.polarcus.com