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06 January 2021


Following the continued growth of Subsea Technology & Rentals (STR) operations, STR is pleased to announce the appointment of Scott McLay as Sales Manager for the Europe, Middle East & Africa region.

This appointment comes at a pivotal time for STRís Aberdeen team, who are preparing to relocate to larger facilities in the early new year to facilitate STRís rate of growth to service our customers operational demands. This strategic expansion is being driven by STRís Board of Directors who are committed to investing in our Aberdeen offering which will allow STR to continue to offer its local customers with the expertise and subsea technology they have grown to expect.

Scott Johnstone, STRís Group Managing Director, said, "We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Scott and welcome him to the Team. We have known Scott throughout his career, and we have admired his professionalism and work ethic. When the opportunity to employ Scott arose, this is something we could not let pass us by. Scottís vast knowledge and first-hand experience will be a great attribute to STR, and this will further complement the organisation as we evolveĒ.

Scott, who is based in Aberdeen, began his Offshore Energy career over thirty years ago and has invaluable offshore operational experience having started his career as an ROV Pilot Technician before progressing into the survey equipment rental business. Throughout Scottís career he has gained experience in global technical and commercial positions with a range of leading suppliers to the Subsea Energy Industry.

Scott McLay, Sales Manager EMEA said "I am looking forward to embarking on this next challenge in my career and join the STR team at an exciting time as they take the next step in their expansion.

Throughout my career I have been a user or supplier of subsea rental equipment from offshore engineer level through to senior management and I have a good understanding of what is important to our customers and delivering innovative solutions.Ē

Scott Johnstone, STR Group Managing Director and Scott McLay, Sales Manager EMEA.

STR expands Aberdeen team