Well Flow International, a Group 42 subsidiary, has appointed Heith Higginbotham as Vice President of Finance and Chief Accounting Officer. In this role, Higginbotham is responsible for all accounting and finance functions at Well Flow as well as for reporting of financial information, developing the annual budget, coordinating and overseeing the annual independent audit, and establishing development paths for department personnel.
Well Flow is one of the world's largest independent providers of wellbore cleanup chemicals and associated downhole tools. Headquartered in Bahrain with operations in the Middle East, Asia, Arabian Gulf, North Sea, North America and West Africa, it delivers specialized, technology-driven chemical and tool solutions to oil and gas industry leaders worldwide.
Higginbotham was named Director of Corporate Accounting and Corporate Controller at Group 42 in June 2014, a position in which he still serves.
Prior to joining Group 42, he served as Senior Accounting Manager at United Allergy Services where he oversaw the accounting department during the company’s growth from startup to the largest allergy testing and immunotherapy business in the U.S. At United Allergy Services, he oversaw all accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll and system development operations. He also assisted in the development of the annual budget and strategic plan, and he served as the lead for the annual independent audit.
Previously, Higginbotham spent six years with DPT Laboratories, a nationally recognized contract pharmaceuticals manufacturing company, first as a Staff Accountant and later as a project manager. His responsibilities included research and development of new pharmaceutical products as well as budgetary and customer management.
Heith Higginbotham holds a degree in Business with a focus in Finance and Accounting from Texas Lutheran University.