One of SPIE’s core values is proximity. Today, SPIE Oil & Gas Services is present in 24 different countries in Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific. Our regional offices in Abu Dhabi (UAE) and Kuala Lampur (Malaysia) reinforce the capabilities of our local structure and provide technical know-how and coordination, with support from our head offices located near Paris, France.
Managing Director, SPIE Oil & Gas Services
Our technical and commercial performance depends mainly on how well we can share our knowledge and networks. In other words, we can achieve even greater things when we work as a team.
Career with SPIE
Yves Compañy joined FORAID in 1999, as Manager of its subsidiary in Congo. Following SPIE’S acquisition of FORAID in 2001, Mr. Compañy assumed the role of Executive Manager for Africa, and was subsequently appointed Managing Director of SPIE Oil & Gas Services in 2006. He then joined the Group’s Executive Management Committee.
Highlighted major projects
Over the past 12 years, Mr. Compañy and his teams have contributed to the growth of SPIE Oil & Gas Services. Between 2004 and 2014, the subsidiary’s annual turnover nearly quadrupled. With a workforce of nearly 4,000 employees, SPIE Oil & Gas Services now operates across 24 countries worldwide.
Born in 1960, Mr. Compañy graduated from the École Nationale Supérieure d’Arts et Métiers in 1983 and earned an MBA from the Open University Business School in 2003. He joined the SPIE Group after an international career of more than 15 years in the oil services industry.