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Universal Pegasus International Announces John M. Jameson as new Chief Executive Officer

June 24, 2010
UniversalPegasus International, Inc., announces that John M. Jameson has been named Chief Executive Officer.  Mr. Jameson succeeds Jerry Mayfield who will assume the role of Executive Chairman. 

HOUSTON – UniversalPegasus International, Inc., announces that John M. Jameson has been named Chief Executive Officer.  Mr. Jameson succeeds Jerry Mayfield who will assume the role of Executive Chairman.

“We conducted an extensive search to identify our next Chief Executive Officer and are confident that under the leadership of John Jameson we will continue in our goal of building a world-class energy services firm serving the offshore, onshore and power sectors,” Mr. Mayfield said.

Mr. Jameson has more than 28 years of experience in the oil and gas industry in the United States and Canada.  His experience includes field engineering, sales, strategic planning, and mergers and acquisitions.  Prior to joining UniversalPegasus International, Mr. Jameson held executive leadership roles at two of the world’s largest oilfield services companies - most recently leading a group with $3 billion in annual revenue.

Mr. Jameson is a registered Professional Engineer with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia, and a Masters in Business Administration from Centenary College in Shreveport, Louisiana. 


Universal Pegasus International is a worldwide leader in engineering, project management and construction management for the energy industry.  Built on a 50-year heritage of providing quality, safety, innovation and client service, UniversalPegasus delivers unmatched expertise and value to oil, gas and power clients around the globe.  The firm is headquartered in Houston with offices in major energy centers.   Universal Ensco, Inc., Pegasus International, Inc., UP International Inc., and Peak Power Engineering, Inc., are Universal Pegasus International companies.