People , Exploration & Production , Technology

E&P Plus Analyst Corner: The Future of Work in Oil, Gas and Chemicals

With heightening employment cyclicality and layoffs challenging the industry’s reputation as a reliable employer, workforce and business transformation have become a strategic imperative.

January 13, 2021

People , Exploration & Production

Shell Veteran Andy Brown to Take Over as CEO of Portugal’s Galp

A company statement did not state why Gomes da Silva, who has been CEO since 2015, was stepping down.

January 13, 2021

People , Exploration & Production , Technology

E&P Plus Executive Q&A: New Weatherford CEO Shares His Plans for 2021

Girish Saligram, who was named CEO of Weatherford in September 2020, talks energy transition and developing mature fields.

January 13, 2021

Public Capital , People , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

Former Noble Energy Exec Brent Smolik Joins Marathon Oil Board

The addition of Brent Smolik, formerly president and COO of Noble Energy, increases the size of the Marathon Oil board of directors to nine, according to a company filing.

January 11, 2021

Private Equity , People , Midstream

EnCap Flatrock Midstream Promotes Matthew Melton, Kyle Stelma to Vice President

EnCap Flatrock Midstream recently announced the promotions of Matthew R. Melton and Kyle Stelma, who both joined the San Antonio-based firm in 2017, to vice president.

January 8, 2021

People , Water Management

Select Energy Services Appoints John D. Schmitz as CEO, President

Select Energy Services Inc., a leading provider of water management and chemical solutions to the U.S. unconventional oil and gas industry, said Jan. 4 that the board of directors has appointed John D. Schmitz as the CEO and president of the company effective January 3, 2021.

January 7, 2021

People , Midstream

Targa Resources Appoints Paul Chang Board Chairman, Succeeding Joe Bob Perkins

Joe Bob Perkins, who previously served as executive chairman of the board, was the founding president of Targa and its predecessor companies from inception in 2003.

January 6, 2021

People , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

Penn Virginia Announces Management Changes Including Departure of Benjamin Mathis

Separately, Penn Virginia also announced the appointment of Julia Gwaltney, previously COO of Gary Permian, as senior vice president of development, effective Jan. 5.

January 5, 2021

Public Capital , People , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

EOG Resources Promotes Ezra Yacob to President

Ezra Yacob had served as executive vice president of E&P of EOG Resources since December 2017, where he was responsible for EOG’s Fort Worth, Artesia and international operating areas.

January 5, 2021

People , Digital Oilfield , Completions , Subsea

Ashtead Technology Appoints Ingrid Stewart as CFO, Expands Management Team

Ashtead Technology has appointed Ingrid Stewart as CFO and selected five managers for newly created roles across its international team, the company said on Jan. 5.

January 5, 2021