Mr. Beylier has over 25 years of experience and expertise with many global supply chain and procurement organizations across industries such as Oil & Gas (operators and services), Specialty Chemicals, High-Tech, Financial Institutions and Distribution/Retail.
Over his career, he strategically negotiated over $10 billion of various products & services, which resulted in over $1B in capital and operating savings for companies such as ChevronTexaco, BP/ARCO, TETRA Technologies, C&J Energy Services, Nabors, Bank of America, The Gap, Newell Rubbermaid and Hewlett Packard (HP).
He is now Senior Vice President, CPO & CIO of Scientific Drilling International Inc., a privately-held geographically diversified Oil & Gas Service Company, focusing on directional drilling and measurement with drilling. Prior to joining SDI, he was a CPO at TETRA Technologies Inc., a public Oil & Gas services company. During his career, he was also manager at A.T. Kearney, a leading supply chain & procurement consulting firm, after which he became co-founder of a supply chain & procurement software company for the EPC/construction industry – which was ultimately sold to Autodesk. From such a transaction, he started his own supply chain & procurement consulting company and was engaged by major Oil & Gas companies to help with their supply chain & procurement challenges, and especially sensitive off-balance sheet leasing transactions. Over all these years, he has done extensive work in over 50 countries across Western & Eastern Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Americas, which made him discover, appreciate and value cultural differences and diversity.
Mr. Beylier received his Master of Science in Chemical Engineering from Polytechnic Saint-Louis ESCOM in Paris, France, after which he led R&D projects in Material Science at M.I.T. for the U.S. Department of Defense. He also holds a M.B.A from the Anderson School of Business at U.C.L.A.