Forum Energy Technologies, as part of its continued succession planning process, has appointed Pablo G. Mercado to serve as senior vice president and CFO effective March 1, 2018. James W. Harris, the outgoing CFO, has been leading the Drilling and Subsea segment since September 2017 and will transition full-time to that operating role, serving as Forum’s executive vice president – Drilling and Subsea.
Mercado joined Forum in 2011 as vice president, corporate development and has held positions with increasing responsibility. Most recently, he served as senior vice president – finance, with oversight of Forum’s corporate development, investor relations, accounting, tax and treasury functions. Prior to joining Forum, he was an investment banker in the Oil and Gas Group of Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC where he worked with oilfield services companies.