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Tesco Corp (TESO.OQ)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Michael Sutherlin

70 2014 Independent Chairman of the Board

Fernando Assing

49 2015 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Christopher Boone

46 2015 Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President

John Gatlin

43 2016 Chief Operating Officer, Senior Vice President

Darko Ulakovic

50 2014 Vice President - Products Manufacturing, General Manager - TESCO Manufacturing Facility

Douglas Ramsay

61 2016 Director

John Dielwart

64 2014 Independent Director

Frederick Dyment

68 1996 Independent Director

Gary Kott

73 2000 Independent Director

Raymond Milligan

65 2006 Independent Director

Rose Robeson

56 2015 Independent Director

Elijio Serrano

59 2014 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Michael Sutherlin

Mr. Michael W. Sutherlin is Independent Chairman of the Board of Tesco Corporation., since January 2014. Mr. Sutherlin served as President and Chief Executive Officer from December 2006 and, since November 2006, a director of Joy Global, Inc., a mining equipment and services provider, until December 2013. Concurrently with his service as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Joy Global, Inc., Mr. Sutherlin served on the board of International Mining Machinery, Ltd. before that company was delisted and became a wholly owned subsidiary of Joy Global, Inc. in March 2012. Prior to that, Mr. Sutherlin served as Joy Global, Inc.'s Executive Vice President and the President and Chief Operating Officer of Joy Technologies, Inc. Before he joined Joy Global, Inc. in 2003, Mr. Sutherlin was Group President, Drilling Equipment, and President and Chief Operating Officer of Varco International, Inc. Mr. Sutherlin serves on the board of directors of one other public company: Peabody Energy. Mr. Sutherlin is a resident of Mercer Island, Washington, USA. Mr. Sutherlin's independence, experience as a public company director, and experience as an executive in the energy industry qualify him to serve on the Board.

Fernando Assing

Mr. Fernando Rafael Assing has been appointed as President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of Tesco Corporation, since January 1, 2015. Prior thereto, he served as (i) Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer from December 2013, (ii) Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer from August 2011 until December 2013, and (iii) Senior Vice President of Marketing and Business Development from May 2009 until August 2011. Prior to joining TESCO, Mr. Assing served in multiple global and regional positions within the Integrated Projects Management Division of Schlumberger between 1997 and 2009. Before that, Mr. Assing worked for Technip in various project management and business development capacities between May 1991 and August 1997.

Christopher Boone

Mr. Christopher L. Boone has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President of Company. He was Principal Accounting Officer of the company. Mr. Boone, age 44, is leaving his positions as Vice President, and Chief Financial Officer of Lufkin Industries, Inc., roles which he has performed since May 2008. Prior to those roles, Mr. Boone served as that company’s Treasurer from May 2008 until February 2012, and as its Corporate Controller from August 1999 to May 2008. On July 1, 2013, Lufkin Industries, Inc. was purchased by General Electric Company. Since the sale closed, Mr. Boone remained at Lufkin Industries, Inc. to assist with integration and transition activities. Mr. Boone earned his B.S. degree in Business Administration and Accounting at Washington and Lee University and his M.B.A. degree from The Thunderbird School of Global Management.

John Gatlin

Mr. John T. Gatlin is Chief Operating Officer, Senior Vice President of the Company. He is leaving his position as Senior Advisor to the Chairman of Chemeor Inc., a role which he has performed since April 2016. Prior to that role, Mr. Gatlin served as that company’s President and Chief Executive Officer from April 2014 to April 2016. Prior thereto, Mr. Gatlin served as President of the Pressure Pumping Equipment division of National Oilwell Varco, Inc. from March 2012 to April 2014 and as President of the NOV IntelliServ division of National Oilwell Varco from June 2009 until March 2012. Mr. Gatlin earned his B.S. degree in Petroleum Engineering at the University of Texas and his M.B.A. degree from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

Darko Ulakovic

Mr. Darko Ulakovic is Vice President - Products Manufacturing, General Manager - TESCO Manufacturing Facility, since May 2014, and as Vice President, Manufacturing and General Manager, TESCO Manufacturing Facility from December 2012 until May 2014. Prior to serving as a vice president, Mr. Ulakovic worked for the company as Director, Project Management from August 2012 until December 2012. Prior to joining the Corporation, Mr. Ulakovic was an employee of Com Dev Ltd., a manufacturer of systems and subsystems for the aerospace industry, between March 1996 and June 2011. In his last position at Com Dev, he served as Director, Project Management from April 2006 to June 2011.

Douglas Ramsay

Mr. Douglas R. Ramsay serves as Director of the Company. Mr. Ramsay has been appointed to sit on the Compensation Committee and the Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee. Mr. Ramsay was a founder of Calfrac Well Services Ltd. (TSE: CFW), and retired as Chief Executive Officer of that company in December 2013, a position he held since the company’s inception in September 1999. Mr. Ramsey has been a member of the board of directors of Calfrac Well Services Ltd. since September 1999, and has also served as Vice Chairman of the board of directors since January 2014. Mr. Ramsay has an extensive background in the oil and natural gas industry, having served as the President of Canadian Fracmaster Ltd. from 1992 to 1994, and a member of that company’s board of directors for that same period. Mr. Ramsay received his Petroleum Engineering Technologies diploma from the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology in 1977. Mr. Ramsay is a resident of Okotoks, Alberta, Canada.

John Dielwart

Mr. John P. Dielwart is Independent Director of Tesco Corp. Mr. Dielwart retired from ARC Resources Ltd. in January 2013 after serving as that company's President or Chief Executive Officer since 2001. He founded ARC Resources Ltd. in July 1996 and served as President until 2009. Mr. Dielwart serves on the board of directors of three other public companies: ARC Resources Ltd., Denbury Resources Ltd., and TransAlta Corporation. Mr. Dielwart served two three-year terms as Governor of the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers including eighteen months (2002-2004) as Chairman. Mr. Dielwart graduated from the University of Calgary in 1977 with a Bachelor of Science with Distinction in Civil Engineering. Mr. Dielwart is a resident of Calgary, Alberta, Canada. His independence, experience as a public company chief executive officer in the energy industry qualify him to serve on the Board.

Frederick Dyment

Mr. Frederick J. Dyment is Independent Director of Tesco Corporation since August 1996. Mr. Dyment retired from Maxx Petroleum Ltd. in May 2001 after serving as that company’s President and Chief Executive Officer since September 2000. Prior to that, Mr. Dyment was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Ranger Oil Limited. He serves on the boards of directors of the following public companies: ARC Resources Ltd., TransGlobe Energy Corporation, Major Drilling Group International, Inc. and is Chairman of WesternZagros Resources Ltd. From January to October 2007, Mr. Dyment served on the board of Western Oilsands Ltd. From September 2002 to May 2008, he served on the board of ZCL Composites Ltd. Mr. Dyment is a resident of Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Mr. Dyment’s independence, experience as a public company director and experience as an executive in the energy industry qualify him to serve on the Board.

Gary Kott

Mr. Gary L. Kott is Independent Director of Tesco Corporation since January 2000. Mr. Kott retired from Global Marine Inc. in 1998 after serving as that company’s Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for two years. Prior to that, Mr. Kott served as President of Global Marine’s principal operating subsidiary, Global Marine Drilling Company, for 17 years. Mr. Kott is a resident of Montgomery, Texas, USA. Mr. Kott’s independence, experience as a public company director and as an executive in the energy industry qualify him to serve on the Board.

Raymond Milligan

Mr. Raymond Vance Milligan, is Independent Director of Tesco Corporation since February 2006. Prior to his retirement on December 31, 2010, Mr. Milligan had been a practicing lawyer with the Canadian national law firm of Bennett Jones LLP, Barristers & Solicitors, since August 1980. Mr. Milligan’s practice focused on representing public and private companies in the energy sector, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, public and private financings, as well as matters relating to corporate governance. Mr. Milligan serves as a director of Newalta Corporation and had served as a director or trustee of its predecessor entities since 1994. Mr. Milligan is a resident of Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Mr. Milligan has completed the academic requirements for the Directors Education Program for the Institute of Corporate Directors and has been granted the designation of ICD.D. Mr. Milligan's independence, experience as a public company director, experience as an attorney practicing in matters of corporate law and governance, and his training qualify him to serve on the Board.

Rose Robeson

Ms. Rose M. Robeson is Independent Director of the Company. Ms. Robeson served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of DCP Midstream GP, LLC, the General Partner of DCP Midstream Partners LP, from 2012 until her retirement in 2014. She also served as Group Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of DCP Midstream LLC from 2002 to 2012 and earlier as Vice President and Treasurer. Prior to joining DCP Midstream, LLC, Ms. Robeson was with Kinder Morgan , Inc. (formerly KN Energy, Inc.) from 1996 to 2000 and held the position of Vice President and Treasurer. Ms. Robeson has served as director of American Midstream GP, LLC, the general partner of American Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: AMID) since June 1, 2014 and as a director of SM Energy since July 11 , 2014. Ms. Robeson graduated from Northwest Missouri State University in 1982 with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting.

Elijio Serrano

Mr. Elijio V. Serrano is Independent Director of Tesco Corporation March 2014. He currently serves as the Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of TETRA Technologies Inc., positions he has held since August 2012. Prior thereto, he served as chief financial officer of UniversalPegasus International, a global project management, engineering, and construction management company, from October 2009 through July 2012. Following his resignation from Paradigm BV in February 2009 and until his acceptance of the position with UniversalPegasus International in October 2009, Mr. Serrano was retired. From February 2006 through February 2009, Mr. Serrano served as chief financial officer and executive vice president of Paradigm BV (formerly Paradigm Geophysical Ltd.), a provider of enterprise software solutions to the oil and gas industry. From October 1999 through February 2006, Mr. Serrano served as chief financial officer of EGL, Inc., a publicly-traded transportation and logistics company. From 1982 through October 1999, Mr. Serrano was employed in various capacities by Schlumberger Ltd., including as vice president and general manager of the western hemisphere operations of Schlumberger's Geco-Prakla seismic division (from 1997-1999), as group controller for the global operations of the Geco-Prakla seismic division (from 1996 to 1997), and from 1992 to 1996 as controller of various geographical units of the Geco-Prakla seismic division. Mr. Serrano received his B.B.A. degree in accounting and finance from the University of Texas at El Paso in 1979. Mr. Serrano became a certified public accountant in the State of Texas in 1986 and continued as a certified public accountant until March 2002, at which time his license became inactive. Mr. Serrano is a resident of Houston, Texas, USA. Mr. Serrano's independence and experience as a public company executive in the energy industry qualify him to serve on the Board.