Weatherford International Plc said Nov. 14 that Christian Garcia has been appointed executive vice president and CFO, effective January 6, 2020. Christian has more than 30 years of financial experience and has held leadership roles in the oilfield services, automotive electronics, software and consulting, and business equipment industries.

Christian recently served as executive vice president and CFO at Visteon Corp., and served as a board member of Keane Group, a pure-play provider of integrated well completions. Prior to these roles, he served as acting CFO of Halliburton, an oilfield services company, where he held a variety of leadership positions of increasing responsibility. Christian has been consistently selected to the All-America Executive Team by Institutional Investor magazine in the Investor Relations and CFO categories.

“Christian brings extensive oilfield services experience and his professionalism and leadership are respected throughout our industry.  As we look to the future, we are delighted that he will be part of the executive team that will lead Weatherford into its next chapter,” Mark A. McCollum, President and Chief Executive Officer for Weatherford, said.