Andriy Zagorodnyuk
Founder and CEO, Discovery Drilling Equipment

Andriy has founded Discovery Drilling Equipment in 2005 following a career in oil and gas exploration, manufacturing and mining. The company specialises in development, manufacturing and installation of drilling rigs and components. Over 12 years, from a start up project, the company grew into a leading center of innovation in oil and gas drilling equipment. Discovery's products now operate on 5 continents around the world, drilling for global industry leaders such as Shell, Chevron, BP etc. 

Andriy holds multiple industrial qualifications, graduated with distinction from Said Business School (University of Oxford, UK), and holds Diploma in law from T. Shevchenko University of Kiev. 

Andriy was also an active volunteer for Ukrainian armed forces and was heading Reforms projects office of Ministry of Defence of Ukraine in 2015, 2016 and 2017 where he headed a number of improvement initiatives for Ukrainian Army.