Yoann Riou

VP Eastern Hemisphere

Yoann RIOU joined Saltel Industries as a Project Engineer in 2004. He initially worked on the development of the Inflatable Packer Expandable Steel Technology, including the technology watch, marketing development, and operational procedures. He is co-author of seven patents awarded or pending for the use of expandable technology. Previously an operations engineer with Drillflex, then Schlumberger, Yoann started his career in 1994 working in the R&D team developing the Patchflex technology. In 2008, he was promoted to International Operations Manager for Saltel Industries. In this role, Yoann was in charge of the flying squad (operations engineers), job feasibility evaluation, and the organization of the equipment and procedures for Saltel Industries’ field operations around the world. He recently took the position of Vice President for the Middle East and Africa.

  • Location: Bruz