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.
AGR has appointed Tore Øian to lead the company’s Well Management business in Norway.
Penn West Petroleum said Tuesday that David French will be joining the company as its new president and CEO. French, who will also join the company’s board, succeeds Dave Roberts, who has been in the role since June 2013.
Denbury Resources has named Chris Kendall as the company’s new president as part of its ongoing succession planning process.
io oil & gas consulting, the independent venture backed by GE Oil & Gas and McDermott, has announced the appointment of Richard Dyson as its new CEO.
Swire Oilfield Services, the world’s largest supplier of cargo carrying units to the offshore energy industry, has welcomed John Bruce (JB) Rae-Smith as the company's new CEO.
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump vowed to speed the government’s approval of energy infrastructure projects -- after the Obama administration moved to stall an oil pipeline in the Dakotas that has drawn protests.
Aqualis Offshore, a marine and offshore engineering consultancy, has appointed Ben Lazenby as director of the company’s Middle East operation, which now counts five offices in four different countries.
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation has announced that Darrell Hollek, formerly executive V.P., U.S. onshore E&P, has been named executive V.P., operations, with responsibility for the company's U.S. onshore exploration, production and midstream activities, along with its Gulf of Mexico and international operations. The company also announced Ernie Leyendecker, formerly senior V.P., international exploration, has been named executive V.P., international and deepwater exploration.
AGR has appointed Steve Combe to manage its Aberdeen-based manpower consultancy business.