Upon the departure of CEO Darron Anderson, the board of directors of Ranger Energy Services appointed Board Chairman Bill Austin to serve as the Houston-based oilfield service company’s interim CEO.
Despite the progress, ‘it’s clear that we have work to do for both women and race and ethnicity,’ the COO of an energy workforce association says.
David Dickson recently led McDermott through a billion-dollar bankruptcy, which included a comprehensive balance sheet restructuring completed in June 2020.
From engineers to company founders, from C-suite execs to chief scientists, this year’s 40 Under Forty honorees represent a broad array of organizations, from oil and gas producers, service companies and technology providers, to industry associations.
Bill Thomas, who will assume the role of non-executive chairman, noted his successor Ezra Yacob’s experience gained working on and leading cross-functional teams “in keeping with EOG’s unique culture.”
A memorial service is planned June 29 in Houston. He died on May 24 after a short illness, his family said late June 6.
Lasso tasked Juan Carlos Bermeo, a civil engineer who also served as a vice minister of hydrocarbons under former President Lenin Moreno, with doubling crude output and combating corruption in the oil sector.
Africa-focused Tullow Oil said on June 2 Chairwoman Dorothy Thompson would step down at the end of the summer after nearly three years in the role and the company is looking for a replacement.