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January 8, 2019 in News & Media

Oil and Gas Investor Journal – Forty Under 40

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January 8, 2019 in News & Media

Boutique Energy Executive Search Firm Bests the Big Guys

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On the Move

Drummond Company, Inc.

Nathaniel Drummond has been appointed as Chief Commercial Officer.

Mitcham Industries, Inc.

Thomas Meurling has been appointed Vice President and Chief Business Development Officer.

Mitcham Industries, Inc.

Michael Zwick has been appointed as Vice President of Sales.

Crescent Point Energy

John P. Dielwart has been appointed to the Board of Directors.

Kina Petroleum Ltd.

Geoff Walker will assume the role of Chief Financial Officer.

Rockcliff Energy LLC * Placement

Michael “Mitch” New has been appointed as Vice President, Subsurface.

Forum Energy Technologies, Inc.

John C. Ivascu has been appointed to serve as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary.

WorleyParsons Ltd.

Sharon Warburton has been appointed as a Non-Executive Independent Director to the Board.

WorleyParsons Ltd.

Roger Higgins has been appointed as A Non-Executive Independent Director of the Board.

SOCO International Plc

Marianne Daryabegui has been appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Board.

Kina Petroleum Ltd.

Geoff Walker will assume the role of Chief Financial Officer.

Kosmos Energy Ltd.

Ms. Tracey Henderson will assume the role of Chief Exploration Officer.

TransGlobe Energy Corporation

Geoffrey Probert has been appointed Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.

Parsley Energy, Inc.

Matthew Gallaghe has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer.

Chaparral Energy, Inc.

Scott Pittman was appointed as Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President.

Enbridge Inc

Teresa S. Madden and Susan M. Cunningham have joined as Directors.

Wolverine Energy and Infrastructure Inc.

Gable Gross has been promoted to President, Midstream Division.

Gulf Marine Services Plc.

Stuart Jackson will be appointed Chief Financial Officer.

Moss Creek Resources Holdings, Inc.

Linhua Guan will become the Chief Executive Officer.

Computer Modelling Group Ltd.

Dr. Long Nghiem has been appointed as Chief Technology Officer.

TerraVest Industries Inc.

George Armoyan has been elected as Director.

HollyFrontier Corporation

Craig Knocke has been appointed as an independent director to the Board.

Encana Corporation

Steven W. Nance and Thomas G. Ricks have been appointed to the Board of Directors.

Cequence Energy Ltd.

Allan Mowbray has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer.

Forum Energy Metals Corp.

Burns Singh Tennent-Bhohi has been appointed to its Board of Directors.

Pressure Technologies Plc.

Chris Walters has been appointed as a Director.

Legacy Reserves Inc.

Robert L. Norris has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer.

Origin Energy Ltd.

Greg Lalicker has been appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director.

Schlumberger

Olivier Le Peuch has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer.

Cavalcade Midstream

Tom Russell has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer.

Torchlight Energy Resources, Inc.

Robert Lance Cook has been appointed as independent member to its Board of Directors.

US Well Services, Inc.

Mark D. Wolf has been appointed as Vice President and General Counsel.

QEP Resources, Inc. * Placement

Timothy “Tim” Cutt has been named President and Chief Executive Officer.

Summit Exploration and Production Ltd * Placement

John Anthony Austin has been appointed CEO of Summit Exploration and Production Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Sumitomo Corporation.

Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP

Mercy Kamps has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Communications and Investor Relations.

Frontera Energy Corporation

Carlos Alberto Vargas Medina has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer.

Ecopetrol S.A.

Alberto Consuegra Granger has been appointed as Executive Vice President.

Marathon Petroleum Corporation

Glenn M. Plumby has been appointed as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Speedway.

Aminex PLC

John Bell has assumed the position of Chairman.

Z Energy Ltd.

Mandy Simpson has been appointed as Chief Digital Officer.

Terra Nova Resources Inc.

Michael Resendes has been appointed to the Board of Directors.

Chevron Corporation

Pierre Breber has been appointed as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.

Chevron Corporation

Mark Nelson will become Executive Vice President of Downstream and Chemicals.

Chevron Corporation

Colin Parfitt will become Vice President of Midstream.

Ecopetrol S.A.

Hernando Ramírez Plazas has been nominated to its Board of Directors.

Altona Energy Plc.

Christian Taylor-Wilkinson has been appointed as UK Independent and Non-Executive Director.

Northstar Holdco Energy, LLC

Mac Hummel has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer.

Royal Dutch Shell

Neil Carson has been appointed as Director.

New Fortress Energy LLC

John Mack has been appointed as a Non-Executive Director.

Pipestone Energy Corp.

Craig Nieboer will assume the role of Chief Financial Officer.

Chaparral Energy, Inc.

Josh Walker has been appointed as Vice President of Completions and Operations.

Chaparral Energy, Inc.

Clint Calhoun has been appointed as Vice President of Resource Development.

Mammoth Energy Services, Inc.

Arthur H. Amron has been appointed as a Member of the Board and its Compensation Committee.

Oceaneering International, Inc.

Nat Spencer has been appointed as Board of Directors for the Business Network for Offshore Wind.

Rojo Resources Ltd

Larry Timlick has been appointed as a Director on the Board.

Antero Resources Corp.

Paul J. Korus has been appointed as Chairman of the Audit Committee.

SandRidge Energy

Paul D. McKinney has been appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer.

Atlas Oil Company

Dan Clinton joins as Vice President of Business Transformation.

Atlas Oil Company

Mike McKay joins as Vice President of Lubricants and Chemicals.

Faroe Petroleum

Bjørn Dale has been appointed as Chairman.

Oracle Power Plc.

Naheed Memon has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director.

Ecopetrol S.A

Jorge Arturo Calvache has been appointed as Vice President of Exploration.

CARBO Ceramics Inc.

Carla Mashinski has been appointed as an Independent Director.

Caspian Sunrise Plc.

Timothy Andrew Field has been appointed as a Non-Executive Director.

Euronav NV

Stamatis Bourboulis has been appointed to formally join the Executive Committee.

Euronav NV

Brian Gallagher has been appointed to formally join the Executive Committee.

Declan Cobalt Inc.

Jamie Newall has been appointed as a Director.

New Concept Energy, Inc.

Cecelia Maynard has been appointed as a member of the Board.

Nu-Oil and Gas Plc.

Graham Scotton has been appointed as Executive Chairman.

Canadian Premium Sand Inc.

Glenn Leroux has been appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer.

AmeriGas Propane, Inc.

Ann P. Kelly has been named Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer.

RPC, Inc.

Pamela R. Rollins has been appointed to the Board of Directors.

KBR, Inc.

Martin Simmonite has been appointed as Senior Vice President for Hydrocarbon Services International and will be the PSL lead for EMEA and APAC.

KBR, Inc.

Pete Howe has been appointed as Vice President and will be the PSL lead for the Americas.

KBR, Inc.

Stephen Peet has been appointed as Senior Vice President and will be the global PSL lead for Hydrocarbon Services Consulting.

KBR, Inc.

Paul Mackzum has been appointed as Senior Vice President-Project Management and will be the global PSL lead for Refining, Ethylene and Downstream sectors.

KBR, Inc.

Mark Welch has been appointed as Senior Vice President-Project Management and will be the global PSL lead for LNG/FLNG, GTL & Upstream sectors.

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