Danfoss, has appointed Justin Thomas as business development manager of its marine, oil & gas business, part of the company’s Power Solutions segment. Thomas will focus specifically on developing new business relations for long-term strategic sales and partnerships while expanding the company’s market share in onshore and offshore applications including, drill rigs, fracking units, artificial lifts, offshore vessels and jack up rigs.
Prior to joining Danfoss, Thomas worked for Schlumberger in their Drilling & Measurements division working on land based rigs as a field engineer operating downhole tools/equipment used for drilling, steering and logging hydrocarbon data. More recently he was with Eaton – Crouse Hinds Harsh and Hazardous Electrical Division as a specification sales engineer targeting drilling contractors, operators and OEMs in the upstream oil and gas market.
Thomas is a graduate of University of Pittsburgh where he majored in industrial engineering with a minor in mechanical engineering.