Following Mark Papa’s retirement, the board of Permian shale operator Centennial Resource Development has decided to separate the roles of chairman and CEO.
David T. Merrill has been elected to serve as CEO and president of Unit Corp., which is engaged through its subsidiaries in E&P, contract drilling and gas gathering and processing.
“The board and I are confident that now is the right time to transition leadership responsibilities to the next generation of talent,” Noble Corp. CEO Julie J. Robertson said in a statement.
Leawood, Kan.-based Tallgrass Energy unveiled plans to establish a presence in the nation’s energy hub where Damon Daniels, the company’s new chief commercial officer, will be based.
Grizzly Energy, formerly Vanguard Natural Resources, appointed veteran oil and gas dealmaker Steve W. Herod as CEO, effective Feb. 3.