Loren K. Carroll

Loren K. Carroll

Loren K. Carroll is currently an independent consultant and an advisor to Smith International, Inc. Mr. Carroll served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Smith International, Inc. from 1992 - 1994. From March 1994 - April 2006, Mr. Carroll served as President and Chief Executive Officer of M-I SWACO, and Executive Vice President of Smith International, Inc., a worldwide supplier of drilling fluids and related equipment and services to the oil and gas Industry. Mr. Carroll currently serves as a director of Forest Oil Corporation, Fleetwood Enterprises, Inc., and CGGVeritas, Inc. Mr. Carroll joined the Board in April 2007. He is a member of the Compensation Committee and Chairman of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee.