Soma Oil & Gas has announced the resignation of Hassan Khaire, executive director for Africa, so he can accept the honor of serving his country of origin, Somalia, as its Prime Minister.
Chevron Corp. appointed veteran Saudi Arabian executive Ahmad Awad al-Omar as president of its operations in Kuwait as the two neighboring countries prepare to resume production from shared fields with capacity of more than 500,000 bpd.
NEL, the flow measurement R&D specialist, has appointed Dr. Bruno Pinguet as senior consultant.
Wood Group has appointed Alan Johnstone as president of its Asset Life Cycle Solutions business in Europe.
Borets has named Obren Lekic as CEO of Borets U.S., located in Houston.
President-elect Donald Trump plans to name Cheryl LaFleur chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, an agency charged with overseeing the nation’s power grid and deciding on multi-billion-dollar energy projects, two people familiar with the situation said.
Royal Dutch Shell has announces that, after more than seven years in the role, Simon Henry will conclude his service as CFO of the company and will be succeeded by Jessica Uhl.
Charlotte Bishop, remote sensing projects manager, NPA Satellite Mapping, CGG, has been elected as chair of the Geological Remote Sensing Group (GRSG).
Weatherford International has announced the appointment of Christoph Bausch as executive V.P. and CFO, effective Dec. 13, 2016.
Rex W. Tillerson, chairman and CEO of Exxon Mobil Corporation, has announced his intention to retire at year-end after more than 41 years of service.
Tom Walters, president, Exxon Mobil Production Co., has announced his intention to retire after more than 38 years of service. Walters joined Exxon USA in 1978 in Los Angeles and has held a variety of technical and managerial positions in production, operations, development and global services.
Chevron Corporation has named Clay Neff as president of Chevron Africa and Latin America Exploration and Production, effective Jan. 1, 2017.
Tesco Corporation has appointed John Gatlin as senior V.P. and COO, effective immediately. In this role, Gatlin will lead both the Products and Tubular Services segments and be responsible for Tesco's QHSE, global manufacturing and supply chain management.
The board of directors of Weatherford International plc, in recognition and appreciation of outstanding vision and years of service, has named Dr. Bernard J. Duroc-Danner as chairman emeritus.
Stephen I. Chazen, who retired earlier this year as CEO of Occidental Petroleum after a more than three decade career in the oil and gas industry, is the recipient of the American Petroleum Institute 2016 Gold Medal for Distinguished Achievement, API's highest honor.
Weatherford International has announced the departure of Bernard J. Duroc-Danner, chairman of the board, president and CEO, effective immediately.
This year, the 2016 Women's Global Leadership Conference is themed, "Changing the Landscape of Leadership in the Energy Industry." The conference aims to offer a forum for the sharing of leadership ideas in support of women moving into leadership positions within the oil and gas industry.
Oilfield Helping Hands (OHH), a nonprofit charitable organization comprised of volunteers devoted to providing financial assistance to oilfield workers in financial crisis, has appointed Gregory Rachal as president.
Husky Energy has announced that President and CEO Asim Ghosh will be retiring effective Dec. 5, 2016. Ghosh will remain on the board of directors.
Extraction Oil & Gas has named Eric S. Jacobsen as the company's new senior V.P. of operations.