Jean-Claude Bourdon founded DIETSWELL in January 2000. He has over thirty years of experience in the drilling industry. Bourdon started his career in 1979 with SCHLUMBERGER working in Iraq, Indonesia, the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Libya. He later joined FORASOL-FORAMER where he became General Manager of their drilling subsidiary in Gabon. Prior to establishing DIETSWELL Bourdon was CEO of HORWELL, a well engineering company focused on the then-innovative horizontal and slim hole drilling techniques.