Eley to Take over as Polarcus CEO
Duncan Eley has been appointed chief executive officer of Oslo
listed offshore geophysical services company Polarcus Limited,
replacing Rod Starr, who has resigned following a two year
Eley has been promoted to the CEO role from his current position
as chief operating officer, succeeding Starr effective
Starr will continue to work with the executive management team
and Polarcus' Board of Directors for a transition period during
the second quarter of 2017.
For the near term, Polarcus will eliminate the COO position "to
better align with current market conditions," the company said.
Eley has over 18 years of experience in the seismic industry in
various senior management roles and has been Polarcus' COO since
May 2013. He worked with Schlumberger for 10 years supporting
marine seismic operations in Europe, Africa and the Americas.
Prior to joining Polarcus in 2009, Eley worked for a global
strategy consultancy firm across the energy, transport and
natural resources sectors. Eley has a Bachelor of Science and
Bachelor of Engineering from Monash University in Australia. In
2006, he completed his MBA at Erasmus University in Holland.
Mar 17, 2017