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Source: Houston Chronicle

BP names new CFO as Gilvary plans to retire

Houston Chronicle


BP Plc handed more power to a new generation of executives, announcing that Chief Financial Officer Brian Gilvary will join his boss Bob Dudley in retiring this year.

Murray Auchincloss, currently the finance chief of BP’s oil and …

Source: CNBC

Bank of England’s Carney named as Boris Johnson advisor for climate change summit

CNBC


Mark Carney, the outgoing governor of the Bank of England, has been named as the U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s finance advisor for this year’s COP26 climate change conference in Scotland.

In an announcement Thursday, the Bank of England …

Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc. announces appointment of Chad L. Stephens as Chief Executive Officer

Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc. announces appointment of Chad L. Stephens as Chief Executive Officer

Oil and Gas 360


OKLAHOMA CITYJan. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — PANHANDLE OIL AND GAS INC. (NYSE: PHX) (the “Company” or “Panhandle”) announced that Chad L. Stephens was approved as Chief Executive Officer of Panhandle, effective Jan. 16, 2020

Enerplus announces executive leadership retirement and new Chief Operating Officer

Enerplus announces executive leadership retirement and new Chief Operating Officer

Oil and Gas 360


CALGARYJan. 16, 2020 /CNW/ – Enerplus Corporation (“Enerplus”) (TSX & NYSE: ERF) today announced the retirement of Ray Daniels as Senior Vice President, Operations, People & Culture after more than 35 years in the …

January 16, 2020 - 12:30 pm Canada News, Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, People, Press Releases
U.S. oil growth to slow, may spur shale buyouts: Schlumberger’s Papa

U.S. oil growth to slow, may spur shale buyouts: Schlumberger’s Papa

Reuters


DHAHRAN, Saudi Arabia – U.S. oil output growth is expected to slow over the next five years, likely prompting oil majors to “gobble up” smaller shale oil producers, Mark Papa, shale pioneer and non-executive chairman of Schlumberger, told Reuters.…

January 14, 2020 - 2:00 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Oilfield Services, People
Vaquero Midstream Expands, Hires Clayton J. Hewett As Executive Vice President Of Engineering

Vaquero Midstream Expands, Hires Clayton J. Hewett As Executive Vice President Of Engineering

Vaquero Midstream Expands, Hires Clayton J. Hewett As Executive Vice President Of Engineering

January 14, 2020 - 1:43 pm People, Press Releases

Plutoshift Continues Momentum, Makes Key Additions to its Leadership Team

Plutoshift Continues Momentum, Makes Key Additions to its Leadership Team

January 14, 2020 - 8:00 am People, Press Releases
Denna Arias Named Vice President of Corporate Development at EnergyNet

Denna Arias Named Vice President of Corporate Development at EnergyNet

Denna Arias Named Vice President of Corporate Development at EnergyNet -oilandgas360HOUSTON, Texas,  — (www.energynet.com) – EnergyNet, the premier technology-enabled marketplace platform specializing in oil and gas property asset sales today announced the promotion of Denna K. Arias to Vice President of Corporate Development, where she will serve as …

January 13, 2020 - 1:23 pm 360 Company Releases, People, Press Releases

Uplight Names Angela Tucci Chief Operating Officer

Uplight Names Angela Tucci Chief Operating Officer

January 13, 2020 - 8:00 am People, Press Releases

Riviera Resources Elects Independent Director Joseph A. Mills to Its Board to Replace Resigning Director Philip A. Brown

Riviera Resources Elects Independent Director Joseph A. Mills to Its Board to Replace Resigning Director Philip A. Brown

January 13, 2020 - 6:50 am Corporate Governance, People, Press Releases
Arun K Singh, former Indian ambassador to the US

Tension between US and Iran far from over, says former diplomat

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Arun K Singh, who was head of the Iran desk in the Indian foreign ministry as well as an ambassador to Israel, also said the 2015 Iran nuclear deal was as good as dead


NEW DELHI : There may …

January 12, 2020 - 6:02 am International, Nuclear, People, Politics & Opinions
U.S. Silica Promotes Brad Casper to President

U.S. Silica Promotes Brad Casper to President

U.S. Silica Promotes Brad Casper to President

January 9, 2020 - 4:15 pm Corporate Governance, People, Press Releases
Source: Houston Chronicle

Despite Trump’s claim, U.S. still needs Middle East oil

Houston Chronicle


President Donald Trump said during an address from the White House Wednesday that the U.S. no longer needs oil from the Middle East, but American refineries still use the kind of oil that region produces.

Thanks to booming …

January 9, 2020 - 1:30 pm Crude Oil News, Energy News, International, People
Source: Houston Chronicle

Enron’s former CFO Andrew Fastow once saw himself as ‘a hero’

Houston Chronicle


Andrew Fastow, who was at the center of the fraud which brought down Enron Corp., said he now accepts full responsibility for his actions after originally viewing himself as a “hero” while chief financial officer at the energy …

January 9, 2020 - 12:30 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, People
Source: Houston Chronicle

Enterprise Offshore Drilling laying off dozens of offshore oil workers

Houston Chronicle


Houston oilfield service company Enterprise Offshore Drilling is laying off more than five dozen oil-rig workers in the Gulf of Mexico amid a downturn in business for one of the company’s clients.

In a letter filed with the …

January 9, 2020 - 11:30 am Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Offshore, People

Enerplus Appoints Judith D. Buie to its Board of Directors

Enerplus Appoints Judith D. Buie to its Board of Directors

January 8, 2020 - 4:05 pm Corporate Governance, People, Press Releases
Source: CNBC

Chevron CEO Michael Wirth isn’t anticipating higher oil prices because of Iran-US tensions

CNBC


Chevron Chairman and CEO Michael Wirth does not anticipate significantly higher oil prices from increased Iran-U.S. tensions.

“Fundamentally supply and demand remain where they were before these incidents,” he said Tuesday on CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” from the …

Noble Midstream announces President and Chief Operating Officer

Noble Midstream announces President and Chief Operating Officer

Oil and Gas 360


Noble Midstream Partners LP (NASDAQ: NBLX) (the “Partnership” or “Noble Midstream”) announced that Robin H. Fielder was appointed President and Chief Operating Officer of Noble Midstream and Senior Vice President, Midstream, of Noble Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: …

January 7, 2020 - 10:50 am Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, People
The U.S. chapter of the Institute of Asset Management (IAM USA) has named Mark Knight, a principal consultant with 1898 & Co., part of Burns & McDonnell, to its Executive Committee.

Mark Knight Appointed to IAM USA’s Executive Committee

Mark Knight Appointed to IAM USA’s Executive Committee

January 7, 2020 - 10:05 am Corporate Governance, People, Press Releases
BLACKBUCK RESOURCES LLC announces key additions to executive management team.

BLACKBUCK RESOURCES LLC announces key additions to executive management team.

BLACKBUCK RESOURCES LLC ANNOUNCES KEY ADDITIONS TO EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT TEAM

January 7, 2020 - 9:05 am People, Press Releases
Source: CNBC

Trump threatens to slap sanctions on Iraq ‘like they’ve never seen before’

CNBC


President Donald Trump threatened Sunday to slap sanctions on Iraq after its parliament passed a resolution calling for the government to expel foreign troops from the country.

Tensions in the Middle East spiraled last week after Trump called for …

RigNet Announces Organizational Changes

RigNet Announces Organizational Changes

RigNet Announces Organizational Changes

January 6, 2020 - 8:30 am Offshore, Oilfield Services, People, Press Releases
John Gibson Becomes Flotek’s New Chairman And CEO

John Gibson Becomes Flotek’s New Chairman And CEO

John Gibson Becomes Flotek’s New Chairman And CEO

January 6, 2020 - 7:40 am Corporate Governance, People, Press Releases

Kirk Tholen Named Senior Vice President and Chief Strategic Officer of ARLP and President of Alliance Royalty, LLC

Kirk Tholen Named Senior Vice President and Chief Strategic Officer of ARLP and President of Alliance Royalty, LLC

January 6, 2020 - 7:00 am Corporate Governance, People, Press Releases
Ara Partners Promotes Johanna Schmidtke to Managing Director

Ara Partners Promotes Johanna Schmidtke to Managing Director

Ara Partners Promotes Johanna Schmidtke to Managing Director

January 6, 2020 - 6:00 am People, Press Releases, Private Equity
Monty Collins, President of CECO Pipeline Services.

CECO Pipeline Services Names President

CECO Pipeline Services Names President

January 3, 2020 - 4:47 pm People, Press Releases
Source: Houston Chronicle

Oil soars as U.S. killing of Iran general stirs fear of conflict

Houston Chronicle


Oil jumped toward $70 a barrel in London after a U.S. airstrike ordered by President Donald Trump killed a top Iranian general in Iraq, intensifying fears of conflict in the world’s most important crude-producing region.

 

Brent futures …

EQT Names David Khani as Chief Financial Officer

EQT Names David Khani as Chief Financial Officer

EQT Names David Khani as Chief Financial Officer

January 3, 2020 - 6:30 am People, Press Releases
Source: oklahoman.com

Gulfport Energy Corporation Appoints Alvin Bledsoe to its Board of Directors

Gulfport Energy Corporation Appoints Alvin Bledsoe to its Board of Directors

Source: Houston Chronicle

Oxy shores up board with former Schlumberger CEO

Houston Chronicle


Occidental Petroleum added to its board of directors Thursday with the appointment of a former chief executive of Schlumberger as Oxy aims to instill more confidence with shareholders after risking its future to buy Anadarko Petroleum for $38 billion …

January 2, 2020 - 12:00 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, People