Hifzi Ardic is an independent director of DAMORPHE, and an executive Director of DAMORPHE Energy.
Ardic is currently the Senior Advisor at Canrig Drilling Technology Ltd., a vertically integrated engineering entity with Nabors, focused on designing and manufacturing premier line of automated drilling equipment and rig components as part of the Nabors SmartRig® family of products. Previously he was the Vice President of Engineering of the same organization.
Ardic has spent more than three decades with the world’s largest oilfield service company, Schlumberger. He has served in the capacity of Product Group Engineering Manager for multiple product groups, Center Engineering Manager for Conveyance and Surface Equipment, Product Line Manager for Telemetry and Surveying, Technical Integration Manager for former Camco Companies (Camco, Reda, Reed, Hycalog), Technical Vice President for Anadrill (Drilling and Measurements) among other technology roles. In his early years with Schlumberger, he has also spent significant amount of time in field operations in multiple locations and countries, serving as the Wireline and Testing manager, and oilfield services country manager.
Ardic is a decorated technology leader with brilliant accomplishments having advanced degrees in mechanical engineering and business from Columbia Business School. He will be a stalwart in establishing solid engineering fundamentals for our research and technology teams, instill focus and a drive to achieve milestones, guiding us to success.