The appointment of Tiffany “TJ” Thom Cepak as board chairman replaces Mark A. “Mac” McFarland, who was named as permanent president and CEO of California Resources last month.
NOIA confirmed Tim Duncan as well as Paul Danos in their positions as chairman and vice chairman, respectively, for the 2021-22 term during a virtual board of directors meeting on April 14.
The VAALCO Energy board said it believes newly appointed George Maxwell’s track record of founding, building and selling a successful African energy company will help it achieve its strategy of enhancing its corporate presence in London.
Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Sheila O. Al-Rowaily, CEO of Wisayah Global Investment Co. & Investment Management Co., an Aramco subsidiary, based in Saudi Arabia.
The appointment of Daniel E. “Danny” Brown as CEO fills a role left vacant since last December when Oasis Petroleum Co-founder Thomas Nusz retired.
Tracey K. Henderson joins Apache from Kosmos Energy to serve as its senior vice president of exploration, filling a position left vacant since the resignation of industry veteran Steven Keenan in late 2019.
Today’s featured 25 Influential Women in Energy honoree is Marcia Backus, senior vice president, general counsel and chief compliance officer at Occidental Petroleum based in Houston.
Peter Coleman, who took the helm at Woodside Petroleum in May 2011 to steer it through two oil price crashes, had said he planned to retire in the second half of 2021.
As countries around the world commit to reducing their emissions to meet global climate targets, advocates for a “just transition” say more must be done to ensure those working in fossil fuel industries are not left behind.