Robert (Bob) Conners has been appointed CEO of Umbilicals International, a Seanamic Group company, based in Houston, Texas. Formerly Vice President of the SURF Business unit at the Prysmian Group, he will be responsible for developing the company’s global umbilicals, and cables business for the offshore, onshore and defence sectors.
Bob Conners, CEO, Umbilicals International
Umbilicals International is an established provider of high performance umbilicals, cables and hoses to the oil and gas, diving, seismic and defense industries. Mr Conners has 35 years’ experience in a range of senior management roles in engineering companies. This included President of HL Technologies (now Umbilicals international) in 2009 where he successfully developed new business streams in the subsea, seismic and defense sectors.
“Umbilicals International is a great company with many market leading products and technologies,” says Bob Conners, CEO, Umbilicals International. “In the current climate, it is well placed to meet the demand for high performance systems that meet the most rigorous project demands while offering low cost of ownership.”