WPX Energy’s (ticker: WPX) board of directors has unanimously elected Richard E. “Rick” Muncrief as it next chairman, effective Jan. 1, 2017. Muncrief also is WPX’s president and chief executive officer, positions he has held since May 15, 2014.

Since joining WPX, Muncrief has led a comprehensive transformation of the company. The turnaround entailed more than $5 billion of A&D activity and WPX’s entry in the Permian’s Delaware Basin where it has an estimated 2.4 billion boe of net resource potential and more than 5,500 gross drillable l...


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