Mahesh Swaminathan

Senior Vice President, Subsea & Floating Facilities


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At the heart of progressing upstream capital projects amid the energy transition, our legacy-rich engineering, procurement, construction, and installation services prioritize quality and safety while embracing collaboration. For over 100 years, we have been deploying our expertise worldwide, unlocking resource potential across the energy value chain. Our Kuala Lumpur center plays a pivotal role here, driving the delivery of subsea and offshore projects and pioneering industry-first solutions for clients in Malaysia and beyond.

Mahesh has nearly three decades of operations, commercial and project leadership expertise within the energy industry (upstream and downstream). During his 17-year tenure at McDermott, he has held senior positions in strategy, commercial and major projects.

He has extensive global experience, in both large-scale project and corporate roles, with a career spanning across Asia, Australia, the Middle East and Europe. Prior to joining McDermott, Mahesh worked for Saipem, Reliance and Kvaerner John Brown.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, a post graduate diploma in project management and a master’s degree in contracts law and arbitration.

Mahesh is part of McDermott’s Executive Committee and is currently leading the Global Subsea and Floating Facilities business line.

Mahesh is based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Malaysia Upstream Project Excellence Conference (UPEC) 2023

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