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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

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On the Move

Wolverine Energy and Infrastructure Inc.

Gable Gross has been promoted to President, Midstream Division.

Moss Creek Resources Holdings, Inc.

Linhua Guan will become the Chief Executive Officer.

Gulf Marine Services Plc.

Stuart Jackson will be appointed Chief Financial Officer.

Computer Modelling Group Ltd.

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

Encana Corporation

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

TerraVest Industries Inc.

George Armoyan has been elected as Director.

HollyFrontier Corporation

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

Rockcliff Energy LLC * Placement

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

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.

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.

Terra Nova Resources Inc.

Michael Resendes has been appointed to the Board of Directors.

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.

Z Energy Ltd.

Mandy Simpson has been appointed as Chief Digital Officer.

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.

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.

Robix Environmental Technologies, Inc.

Joseph Korec and Aziz Khadem have been elected as new directors.

Northstar Holdco Energy, LLC

Mac Hummel has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer.

Royal Dutch Shell

Neil Carson has been appointed as Director.

US Well Services, Inc.

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

New Fortress Energy LLC

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

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.

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.

Urenco Ltd.

Boris Schucht has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer.

RPC, Inc.

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

Stamper Oil & Gas Corp.

Bryson Goodwin has been appointed to the Board of Directors.

Idemitsu Kosan Co. Ltd.

Hiroshi Maezawa has been appointed as Senior Executive Officer, Head of Manufacturing & Technology Headquarters.

Aker BP

David Torvik has become the new Chief Financial Officer.

Apache Corporation

Clay Bretches has been appointed as Senior Vice President of U.S. Midstream Operations.

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.

Eni S.p.A.

Stefano Speroni has been appointed as Senior Executive Vice President Legal Affairs Department.

Lucid Energy Group LLC

Brian T. Raber joins as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.

Flowserve Corporation

Tauseef Salma has been appointed as Vice President, Marketing & Technology.

TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd.

Tabitha Bailey has been appointed Vice President, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary.

TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd.

Michael Hill has been appointed as Chief Accounting Officer.

Desert Energy Corp.; Desert Mountain Energy Crop.

Robert Rohlfing joins as Vice President, Head of Technical Operations and Director.

Altus Midstream

Clay Bretches has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer.

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