Management Team

Faster & Safer, Down To The Core

Management Team

Faster & Safer,

Down To The Core

Our Team

Mike Dougherty – Vice President of Sales

Mike brings over 40 years of global oil and gas experience. He is one of the longest serving BICO employees and has a wealth of motor and downhole equipment operations and sales experience in the Americas, Europe and Africa. With extensive knowledge of industry finances and employee performance, Mike also has insight into the global market’s unique needs and operational variants.

As the Vice President of Global Operations, Mike is responsible for upholding the profitability and values of the organization through his leadership in business operations. He develops business goals and initiatives for BICO, and liaises with Directors and Department Managers to relay information about company needs, reviewing operational data to make inferences about their department’s success and challenges.

Mike holds an MBA from the Centenary College of Louisiana.

Jake Bogdanich is a dedicated and versatile professional with over a decade of valuable experience in the oil and gas industry. He holds degrees in Mechanical Engineering and a Master of Business Administration (MBA), leveraging this dual expertise to spearhead innovation and drive efficiency in this intricate sector.

Before joining the BICO team, Jake was the DSE Engineering Director at NOV for North America. In this role, he led a cross-functional engineering team, playing a pivotal role in shaping and developing dynamic product offerings spanning motors, drilling tools, and ICT product lines.

Beyond the confines of his professional life, Jake thrives on exploration and adventure. He enjoys hiking and camping with friends and family, as well as solo international journeys to immerse himself in the diverse countries and cultures of the world. Jake is also a familiar face at dog parks and trails, where he enjoys the outdoors with his Golden Retriever, Kona.

We are delighted to welcome Jake to our team and look forward to working with him.

Jake Bogdanich - Director of Research, Development and Engineering

Rod Larkins – Global Human Resources Manager

Rod brings over 15 years of Human Resources Management experience, working in the Aviation, Transportation, Banking and Retail industries.

A Human Capital Engineer, with proven success in driving culture change, performance management, engagement, retention, career development and managing large-scale projects and overseeing the entire implementation cycle.

Rod has a unique blend of experiences strategically and technically such as Talent Acquisition, Recruiting, Compliance, Training & Development, Workforce Planning, Payroll, Employee Engagement, Ethics Investigations, and internal Auditing.

His diverse industry experience has exposed Rod to dynamic and innovative ways to approach Human Resources.  

Rod has conducted Culture Training & Development workshops in Canada, Egypt, The Netherlands, Dubai, Saudi Arabia and serves on the HR advisory committee for HRA, a community of 3000+ HR leaders across the United States.

Rod holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Human Resources Management & Business Management and Leadership from Bellevue University, Bellevue, NE.

Danish brings more than 15 years of experience in the Accounting & Finance sector, with a notable 11-year tenure in the Oil & Gas industry. And a Bachelor’s degree in accounting/finance from The University of Houston. During his 8 years at Schlumberger, he fulfilled diverse finance roles and contributed to a highly diverse team. Danish assumed the role of Assistant Controller at BICO in November 2020. In this capacity, he played a key role in facilitating each department’s comprehension of the financial aspects of the business. Danish’s extensive expertise in the field of finance is evident through his substantial collaboration with the management team, aimed at developing more precise and sophisticated tools for a thorough understanding of the company’s financial landscape.

Danish Rehman - Global Controller

BICO Drilling Tools

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