Introducing our Leadership Team

Meet our Leadership Team who are committed to working together to safely deliver our product & service offering and satisfy the requirements of our customers.  The team posses extensive industry knowledge and experience and have a well-rounded business perspective to meet today's challenges.  Above all, our senior managers are thoroughly committed to innovative ideas that meet our customer's needs again and again. 

Bob Drummond

Bob Drummond

Chief Executive Officer

Bob has 40 years experience in the oil & gas industry and has served as Chief Executive Officer since 2003.  Before this he worked in senior management positions for major energy and services companies both in the UK and internationally.  He has extensive experience in strategic and operations management.   Bob has an MBA from Aberdeen University.

Darren Sutherland

Darren Sutherland

Chief Business Development Officer

Darren has over 30 years experience in the oil & gas industry and joined Hydrasun as Chief Business Development Officer in 2015.  Before joining Hydrasun he served as Director of European Operations for an offshore drilling contractor.  Darren holds a BEng(Hons) in Offshore Mechanical Engineering, is a Chartered Engineer (CEng) and has an MBA from London Business School.

Neil Thompson

Neil Thompson

Chief Commercial Officer

Neil has more than 25 years’ experience working in the international oil and gas industry.  He joined Hydrasun in 2003 and was appointed Chief Commercial Officer in 2015.  He has a successful track record of delivering major projects worldwide for clients across a diverse range of industry sectors.  Neil has a BSc(Hons) in Quantity Surveying  and is a Member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS).

Gary Doherty

Gary Doherty

Chief Financial Officer

A qualified Chartered Accountant and Chartered Director, Gary spent the first eight years of his career working in the accounting and financial services sector before entering the oil & gas industry in 1997.  He joined Hydrasun in 2005 as Chief Financial Officer and is also Company Secretary.  Gary is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS) as well as a Fellow of the Institute of Directors (IoD).

Ben Coutts

Ben Coutts

Engineering & Technology Director

Ben joined Hydrasun in 2003 working within the engineering and training departments.  He was appointed Director of Engineering in 2009 and has been instrumental in the company’s innovative product and service developments.  Ben has extensive experience in both the oil & gas and aerospace industries delivering engineered solutions across a variety of disciplines. 

Craig Sangster

Craig Sangster

Marketing & Customer Services Director

Craig has extensive experience in the energy, petrochemical and marine industries working in sales & marketing and senior management roles in the UK and Australia.  He joined Hydrasun in 2003 as Sales & Marketing Manager and took on the role of Director Sales & Marketing in 2005.  He has a proven track record in strategic business development and implementing successful sales growth strategies.  Craig has a BA(Hons) in Business Studies and a Diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing.

Robert Lundie

Robert Lundie

Regional Operations Director

Robert joined Hydrasun in 1984.  He moved into the Regional Operations Director’s role in 2006, responsible for the Central Scotland and North East England businesses.  Robert has more than 40 years’ experience managing and delivering operations of various size and complexity to customers operating in a broad cross section of industries. 

Steven Harris

Steven Harris

Operations Director

Steven joined Hydrasun in 2003 and took on the role of Operations Director in 2016.  Before joining Hydrasun he worked within the Pharmaceutical industry where he developed extensive experience and expertise in delivering continuous improvement programmes, building his expertise in quality management and Lean Six Sigma.  Steven holds a BSc(Hons) in Applied Chemistry, an MSc in Advanced Analytical Chemistry and an MBA.