People

Public Capital , People , Shale Plays

Ovintiv CEO Doug Suttles Announces Retirement

The Ovintiv board has named Brendan McCracken as president and CEO, effective Aug. 1, as part of a comprehensive succession planning process, says Board Chair Peter Dea.

June 9, 2021

People , Technology

McDermott International CEO David Dickson to Resign

David Dickson recently led McDermott through a billion-dollar bankruptcy, which included a comprehensive balance sheet restructuring completed in June 2020.

June 8, 2021

People , Exploration & Production , Technology

E&P's 40 Under Forty Program Recognizes Technology Influencers and Innovators

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.

June 8, 2021

People , Acquisitions & Divestitures

On the Move (Week of June 7, 2021)

New hires, promotions and appointments continue to fuel the industry's workforce.

June 7, 2021

Public Capital , People , Shale Plays

EOG Resources Names Ezra Y. Yacob CEO as Bill Thomas Retires

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.”

June 7, 2021

People

Former Shell US President John Hofmeister Dies at 73

A memorial service is planned June 29 in Houston. He died on May 24 after a short illness, his family said late June 6.

June 7, 2021

People , Exploration & Production , Policy & Regulations

Ecuador’s Lasso Names Former State Oil Executive as Energy Minister

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.

June 2, 2021

People , Exploration & Production , Technology

Tullow Oil's Dorothy Thompson to Step Down as Chairwoman

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.

June 2, 2021

People , Technology

OMV Appoints Alfred Stern as New CEO

The supervisory board of OMV Aktiengesellschaft appointed Alfred Stern as the new chairman of the executive board and CEO of OMV, the company said on June 1.

June 2, 2021

People

On the Move (Week of June 1, 2021)

New hires, promotions and appointments continue to fuel the industry's workforce. 

June 1, 2021