Alasdair Buchanan

Alasdair Buchanan

Alasdair Buchanan

Energy Director

Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Alasdair was appointed as LR's Energy Director in December 2015. Previously he had joined Senergy in 2012 as Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Managing Director of the Energy Services division. Senergy became part of the LR group in 2013. 

Alasdair began his career as an engineer in the early 1980s after graduating with a BSc Honours in chemical engineering from the University of Edinburgh. 

He went on to gain extensive engineering experience with BJ Services Co, on both onshore and offshore projects around the world, before diversifying into senior management and leadership roles with the company. Among the posts he held were region operations manager for Europe & Africa before going on to become regional manager for a number of other regions including Asia Pacific, Europe and Africa. He then became vice president for technology & logistics with BJ Services in Houston, Texas, where he latterly worked for the company as vice president for international pumping services before joining Halliburton as senior director for global strategy.