People

People , Well Stimulation

Key Energy Services Appoints Nelson Haight as CFO

Key Energy Services Inc. has appointed Nelson Haight as senior vice president, CFO and treasurer, effective June 15, 2020.

June 16, 2020

People , Technology

Danos Names Reed Peré VP of Permian

Danos has named Reed Peré, a 15-year industry veteran, vice president of Permian operations on June 11. In this new role, Peré is responsible for overseeing all Danos service lines and operations in the Permian Basin.

June 12, 2020

People , Technology

Weatherford CEO Mark McCollum Steps Down Effective Immediately

In the interim, COO Karl Blanchard and CFO Christian Garcia will form the office of the chief executive, reporting directly to the board of directors and will oversee the day to day operations.

June 8, 2020

People , Exploration & Production

Hurricane Energy CEO Trice Resigns as Group Struggles with Output

Robert Trice, the CEO of North Sea oil producer Hurricane Energy, resigned, the group said on June 8 after it had to give up its ambition to sustainably produce around 20,000 barrels per day (bbl/d) and shut one of its pilot wells.

June 8, 2020

People , Infrastructure , Midstream

GPA Midstream Elects 2020-21 Officers, Board Members

Bill Ward, senior vice president of commercial activity at Superior Pipeline Co., has been appointed to lead GPA Midstream as chairman of the board.

June 5, 2020

People , Exploration & Production , Legislation

Texas Alliance of Energy Producers Names Jason Modglin as President

Boosting its advocacy powers during these historic times, the Texas Alliance of Energy Producers has named Jason Modglin as its new president, the company said on June 2.

June 4, 2020

People , Shale Plays , Digital Oilfield

eFrac Co-founder Nick Anderson Joins INET as CFO

Nick Anderson currently serves as CFO at eFrac Well Services, a Houston-based well completions services company he co-founded in 2018.

June 2, 2020

People , Technology

NOW Inc. Appoints David Cherechinsky as CEO

NOW Inc. said that its board of directors, on June 1, has appointed David (Dave) Cherechinsky to lead the company as full-time CEO, effective immediately.

June 2, 2020

Public Capital , People , Exploration & Production

Long-serving Exxon Mobil Upstream Executive Steve Greenlee to Retire

In conjunction with Greenlee’s retirement, Linda DuCharme was appointed as his successor while also retaining her current position as president of ExxonMobil Upstream Integrated Solutions Co.

June 1, 2020

Obituaries

In Memoriam: Oil Industry Legend David L. Bole

Throughout his 50-year career in the oil and gas industry, David L. Bole was best known as a tireless networker and business builder.

June 1, 2020