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Chesapeake Energy Appoints Mark A. Edmunds To Board Of Directors

Chesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE: CHK) has appointed Mark A. Edmunds to the board of directors, the company said Aug. 17.

August 20, 2018

Anadarko Names Executive Vice President, General Counsel

Amanda M. McMillian has been named executive vice president and general counsel, effective immediately, for Anadarko Petroleum Corp., the company said in a news release.

August 16, 2018

W&T Offshore CFO J. Daniel Gibbons Retires

As a result, W&T Offshore appointed Janet Yang, currently vice president of corporate and business development of the Houston-based E&P, as acting CFO.

August 14, 2018

EQT Names Robert McNally As Next CEO, Thomas Karam To Lead Midstream Business

Robert McNally, who has been with EQT since March 2016 when he joined as senior vice president and CFO, will take the helm upon completion of its upstream and midstream business separation.

August 9, 2018

MEG Energy Names Derek Evans As CEO

MEG Energy Corp.’s board of directors has unanimously appointed Derek Evans to the position of president and CEO on Aug. 8, effective immediately.

August 9, 2018

Oil States Names New Board Chairman To Replace Mark Papa

Oil States named Robert Potter, retired FMC president, as its new chairman following the resignation of its former chairman and shale pioneer, Mark G. Papa.

August 8, 2018

Schlumberger Adds Shale Pioneer Mark Papa To Board

Mark Papa's appointment comes just a few months after Helge Lund, former CEO of BG Group and Statoil, resigned from the Schlumberger board in April to become chairman of BP.

August 7, 2018

W&T Offshore Promotes William Williford To Vice President

W&T Offshore, Inc. (NYSE: WTI) announced on July 20 the promotion of William Williford to vice president and general manager of Gulf of Mexico.

July 23, 2018

Jones Energy Names Carl Giesler As CEO

Carl Giesler will take the reigns at Jones Energy from COO Jeff Tanner, who has been filling in as Jones’ interim CEO since the departure of Jonny Jones in April.

July 23, 2018

Schlumberger CFO Simon Ayat Reportedly To Retire Soon

Company insider Stephane Biguet has emerged as top candidate to replace Schlumberger CFO Simon Ayat at the world's largest oil services firm, three people familiar with the matter told Reuters.

July 16, 2018

SEC Charges Former Energy XXI CEO With Hiding Personal Loans

The allegations were announced July 16 by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Schiller departed from his position of director, CEO and president of the Gulf of Mexico Shelf-focused company in 2017.

July 16, 2018

PESA Names Tim Tarpley Vice President, Government Affairs

Tim Tarpley has been named vice president of government affairs at the Petroleum Equipment & Services Association (PESA). He will be based in Houston and report to Leslie Beyer, president, PESA.

July 16, 2018