Monday, April 30, 2018
Vantage Drilling Company Background
Duke Ligon of Oklahoma City is a senior energy executive with five decades of experience managing and providing counsel to large companies in the energy sector. The former senior vice president of Devon Energy in Oklahoma City, Duke Ligon is a respected advisor who sits on the boards of many notable corporations, including Vantage Drilling Company.
A Houston-based contractor with offshore sites in Malaysia, Congo, and Indonesia, Vantage Drilling Company supplies oil and gas to companies worldwide. According to Vantage Drilling's core values, the company is committed to quality, compliance, and environmentally conscious decision-making.
Vantage Drilling Company was founded in 2007 and has a workforce of 440 employees around the globe. Besides its own fleet of drillships and jack-ups, Vantage Drilling manages and supervises the construction of rigs owned by other companies.
Vantage Drilling Company’s chief executive officer, Ihab Toma, was appointed to the position in 2016. Vantage Drilling’s board of directors encompasses highly experienced professionals from the energy and financial sectors.