David Vosbein is to lead Geospatial Holdings as President and Chief Operating Officer.
Mr Vosbein will be filling the position formerly held by the company’s founder Mark A. Smith, who will retain his positions as CEO and Chairman.
Prior to joining Geospatial, Mr Vosbein was the founder and CEO of several successful energy and technology companies. In 1982, Mr Vosbein founded Wellstream Corporation, and served as the company’s CEO and President prior to the company’s sale in 1995.
Now Wellstream is the largest provider of dynamic flexible riser pipelines and static flowlines manufactured for applications in deep and ultra deep undersea environments. The company employs over 1,000 people internationally with facilities in the UK, USA, Canada, Brazil and Australia.
Geospatial provides infrastructure management technologies. Geospatial’s technologies permit the company to economically collect and manage on its web-based portal, 3D geo-referenced maps of above and below ground infrastructure such as pipelines, underground structures, buildings and bridges.
Mr Smith said “David has proven to be a wonderful addition to the Geospatial team. His 30 years of legal, entrepreneurial and operations experience within the infrastructure industry are exactly what Geospatial needs at this critical point in the company’s rapid growth.”