P2 Energy Solutions expands operations in Thailand
By Digital News Asia April 2, 2014
- New office to be helmed by Bart Saunders, who spent 7yrs in Thai oil & gas domain
- Already has customers, including national petroleum and exploration company PTTEP
P2 Energy Solutions has opened its new office in Bangkok, Thailand, which be helmed by newly-recruited Bart Saunders (pic), who joins P2 after seven years’ in the Thailand upstream oil and gas software solutions domain.
In a statement, P2 said it already has a “very solid customer base” in Thailand, including the national petroleum and exploration company PTT Exploration and Production (PTTEP), arising from its acquisition of the ISS Group in 2013.
The company said it has delivered a number of Production Data Management Solutions (PDMS) to PTTEP with additional projects ongoing.
P2 also has customers leveraging its joint venture accounting platform, and the opening of the local office provides local support and on the ground resources to its customers, the company said in its statement.
Saunders comes with over 15 years’ experience in IT working with various clients in a wide range of market sectors, from governmental organisations to banking and oil and gas, P2 said.
He spent his early days as a an engineer and small projects manager for a local government organisation in the United Kingdom before moving into the banking sector.
“Our new office in Bangkok is an exciting development for P2,” said Richard Pang, Asia Pacific senior vice-president at P2.
“We see a lot of opportunities in upstream oil & gas in Thailand, and will be looking to build on our existing relationships as we pursue these. We are also delighted to have Bart [Saunders] on board to lead this push,” he added.