People

People , Shale Plays

Surge Energy Longtime COO Phil Webb to Retire

Following the retirement of Phil Webb, a portion of the COO responsibilities at Surge Energy will be handled by Vice President of Development Chris Alonzo, Vice President of Operations Joe Fleming and Chief Geologist CJ Liu.

September 22, 2021

People , Acquisitions & Divestitures

On the Move (Week of Sept. 20, 2021)

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

September 20, 2021

People

Study Shows Diversity Progress for Sector

New research shows the percentage of women in the U.S. energy technology and services sector rose to nearly 20% in 2020 and set a baseline for race and ethnicity at 25%. 

September 17, 2021

People , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Former Concho Exec Travis Counts Joins Bracewell Oil and Gas Practice

Over the course of his career, Travis Counts has negotiated and closed transactions exceeding $75 billion in aggregate value over the course of his career, including Concho Resources’ recent merger with ConocoPhillips.

September 15, 2021

People , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Midstream

Former Magellan Midstream VP Trent Bridges Joins Sidley as Partner in Houston

Trent Bridges’ near-decade of experience at Magellan Midstream will help grow Sidley Austin’s midstream transactional and regulatory practices, says Cliff Vrielink, global leader of the energy and infrastructure practice at the firm.

September 14, 2021

People , Energy Transition

BP Appoints Anja-Isabel to Lead Renewables Growth as Sanyal Steps Down

Dotzenrath's appointment comes at a time when BP, under the leadership of CEO Bernard Looney, seeks to rapidly grow its renewables business and shift away from oil.

September 14, 2021

People , Acquisitions & Divestitures

On the Move (Week of Sept. 13, 2021)

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

September 13, 2021

People , Emissions , Energy Transition , Shale Plays , Technology

Milestone Launches Carbon Sequestration Business Headed by Chris Davis

Milestone Environmental Services’ newly created carbon sequestration business unit will focus on carbon capture and sequestration for middle-market emitters.

September 9, 2021

People , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Houlihan Lokey Adds Tom Carlson to Oil and Gas Group

Tom Carlson, who joins Houlihan Lokey with more than two decades of experience most recently with BMO Capital Markets, will serve as a managing director in Houlihan Lokey’s oil and gas group and be based in Houston.

September 9, 2021

People

Ranger Energy Services Appoints Stuart Bodden as President and CEO

Stuart will succeed Bill Austin, who has been acting as the company’s interim CEO.

September 7, 2021