HoustonAnd January 6 2022 /PRNewswire/- NexTier Oilfield Solutions Inc. (NYSE: NEX) (“NexTier” or “the Company”) that the Board of Directors (“Board of Directors”) of the Company has increased the size of the Board of Directors from nine to ten members and have been appointed Bernardo Rodriguez To act as an independent director to fill the newly created vacancy, for this appointment to be in effect January 5 2022.
Bernardo J Rodriguez, 57, is the chief digital officer of JD Power. He is responsible for developing JD Power’s digital transformation and artificial intelligence and leads the technology, artificial intelligence, research, innovation, and CX solutions divisions of the company. From 2016 until Mr. Rodriguez joined JD Power in 2017, he served as Managing Director of Strategy at Huge Inc. , a full-service global digital agency that collaborates with Fortune 100 companies in the design and implementation of product and brand strategies, enterprise transformation and innovation. Prior to joining Huge Inc. He served as Managing Director of Accenture, a global management consulting and professional services firm, where he led the digital strategy practice in North America for communications, media and technology. From 2010 to early 2015, Rodriguez served as Chief Digital Officer at Kaplan Test Prep, a major provider of educational and career services, where he was responsible for digital transformation in technology, data science, user experience, online learning, and Kaplan Publishing and Collaboration. Mr. Rodriguez holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Rafael Urdaneta University in Venezuela Master’s and Ph.D. in computer engineering from University of Colorado.
“We are pleased to appoint Bernardo to the Board of Directors,” he said. Patrick Murray, Chairman of Board of Directors. “His appointment also demonstrates NexTier’s commitment to having a well-managed, high-performance board of directors to help build on NexTier’s past success and deliver an exciting future.”
“We are very excited to have Bernardo join the board of directors,” he said. Robert DrummondCEO of NexTier. “Bernardo’s digital and strategic expertise adds a new lens to the Board of Directors and we look forward to gaining invaluable insight into our continued success.”
About NexTier Oilfield Solutions
Headquartered in Houston, TexasNexTier, Inc. is the leading onshore oilfield services company in the United States, with a diverse portfolio of well completion and production services across the most active and demanding basins. Our integrated solutions approach delivers efficiencies today, and our continued commitment to innovation helps our clients better address what comes next. The NexTier is distinguished by four points of excellence, including safety performance, efficiency, partnership and innovation. At NexTier, we believe in living our core values from sink to board, helping customers win securely by unlocking abundant, reliable and affordable energy sources.
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