Demosthenis Pafitis is Chief Technology Officer of Schlumberger. In this role he is responsible for Schlumberger new technology development, including manufacturing and digital technology development. Prior to his current appointment, Pafitis served as senior vice president of Schlumberger 4.0 Platforms.
Pafitis joined Schlumberger in 1991 and has experience in R&D, marketing and operations. In 2007, Pafitis was appointed global vice president of engineering for Schlumberger. In 2012, he assumed the position of GeoMarket manager for Malaysia, Brunei and Philippines. In 2014, he served as global vice president engineering, manufacturing and sustaining.
Pafitis holds a bachelor’s degree in materials science and engineering from the University of London, and a doctorate in materials science and engineering from the University of Cambridge, UK. He is a Chartered Engineer in UK.