When OEM Group acquired Uniconn in 2018, our two teams merged into the industry’s leading partner for oilfield services. With decades of experience, both technical and commercial, our experts will always be on hand to provide the service you need.

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Barry Park

Barry Park

Group Managing Director

Barry founded OEM Group in 2012 after working with some of the industry’s leading companies, including one of the world’s top engine service companies. He founded OEM Group because he wanted to provide a full-service solution for his clients, cutting out the fluff and getting to what’s really important: getting the job done, whenever and wherever works best for the client.

Marc Currie

Marc Currie

General Manager, Engine Services

Marc joined OEM Group after working in a senior management and customer advisory role in the public sector for over a decade. His experience and appetite for success brought him to OEM Group, where he plays a key role in growing our business. He is also manager for our engine services department, ensuring our clients get the support they need around the globe.

Mike Macleod

Mike Macleod

Finance Director

Specialising in budgeting and forecast modelling, Mike spent a decade helping to transform Uniconn from a small rental firm in the North Sea into a multi-million pound, global leader in oilfield services. He then brought that experience and success record to OEM Group in 2017, to support the continued growth of the company as we expand around the globe.

Craig Stephen

Craig Stephen

Global Sales Manager

Having worked in the oil and gas sector since 2014, Craig joined OEM Group as our Global Sales Manager after a successful stint at a leading international engine services company. His strong communication skills and ability to maintain relationships means our clients, new and existing, are fully supported every step of the way.

John Lawson

John Lawson

General Manager, Torque, Subsea & Surface

John has worked with some of the world’s largest oil and gas services companies. Having worked on- and offshore at companies large and small, he spent over five years abroad before returning to the UK in 2013 and ultimately joining OEM Group after we acquired Uniconn five years later. As Subsea & Surface Divisional Manager, John always ensures our work is the highest quality, no matter what.

Darren Patience

Darren Patience

General Manager, Rentals

Darren joined Uniconn in 2002 and worked his way up the ranks for over a decade. He then spent four years working with some of the biggest names in the industry before bringing that experience back to Uniconn. Following the company’s acquisition by OEM Group, Darren now serves as our Rental Divisional Manager, helping our clients get rental supplies when and where they need them.


Board Members

Mike Park, OBE

Mike Park, OBE

Non-Executive Director

Mike is an experienced director to companies within the fishing and oil & gas sectors. Working as a fisherman for 30 years (25 of those as a skipper and vessel owner), he is now chief executive of the Scottish White Fish Producers Association, a role he has held since 2008.

Steve Marples

Steve Marples

Non-Executive Director

Steve has decades of experience as a director and consultant, and he has served as Chairman of OEM Group since 2015. Working as part of our board and management team, he offers advice and mentoring as we take the business through its next phase of growth.

John Goodlad

John Goodlad

Non-Executive Director

Having worked in the seafood industry for almost 40 years, John has been Director of several large companies in addition to establishing and selling his own fish farming business. He is now an international consultant and currently sits on the board of a large seafood investment fund.