•  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • Untitled Document
    Untitled Document

    Weatherford names new CFO

    Weatherford International

    Multi-national oilfield service company Weatherford International Ltd. has appointed John H. Briscoe senior vice president and CFO.  Briscoe joined Weatherford in August of 2011 as vice president and chief accounting officer.  Prior to joining the company, Briscoe served as vice president and controller of Transocean Ltd.  

    He started his career with seven years in public accounting beginning with the firm of KPMG and ending with Ernst & Young as an Audit Manager and has over 30 years of experience.  He graduated from the University of Texas with a BBA in accounting and is a certified public accountant.

    Andrew P. Becnel, CFO, and James M. Hudgins, vice president, tax, will be leaving the company effective March 31, 2012.

    Did You Like This Article?

    Get a free subscription to Oil & Gas Financial Journal.

    Related Articles

    Statoil, partners make gas/condensate discovery north of Åsgard

    08/21/2013

    Statoil, together with its PL479 partners, has made a gas/condensate discovery in the Smørbukk North prospect at Haltenbanken in the Norwegian Sea.

    Transocean rig crew plays key role in saving lives at sea

    05/15/2013

    Transocean’s ultra-deepwater semisubmersible rig, Sedco Express (EXS), was working offshore Nigeria for customer ENI when it received news of a nearby fuel tanker on fire. 

    The Restless Explorer

    02/01/2013

    Having spent a decade tracing the steps of the UK along the same downward-spiralling production path, Norway has now found a second wind.

    IHS: Rebound underway for contract offshore drillers

    10/15/2012 During the turbulent past three years, customers of offshore drilling companies were hit with a one-two punch—the impacts of the financial crisis of 2008 to 2009, and the drilling moratorium that f...

    Drilling for opportunities on the internet: Exploring ICANN's new gTLD program

    03/01/2012 In today's competitive marketplace, all businesses must have an online presence to promote their products and services, including a robust website to inform and engage customers, investors, analyst...

    More Oil & Gas Financial Articles

    Statoil, partners make gas/condensate discovery north of Åsgard

    Wed, Aug 21, 2013

    Statoil, together with its PL479 partners, has made a gas/condensate discovery in the Smørbukk North prospect at Haltenbanken in the Norwegian Sea.

    Transocean rig crew plays key role in saving lives at sea

    Wed, May 15, 2013

    Transocean’s ultra-deepwater semisubmersible rig, Sedco Express (EXS), was working offshore Nigeria for customer ENI when it received news of a nearby fuel tanker on fire. 

    The Restless Explorer

    Fri, Feb 1, 2013

    Having spent a decade tracing the steps of the UK along the same downward-spiralling production path, Norway has now found a second wind.

    IHS: Rebound underway for contract offshore drillers

    Mon, Oct 15, 2012

    During the turbulent past three years, customers of offshore drilling companies were hit with a one-two punch—the impacts of the financial crisis of 2008 to 2009, and the drilling moratorium that followed the Macondo incident, and while several of these drillers have struggled to rise up off the mat, according to an IHS report, the sector is finally starting to show signs of recovery and reinvestment.

    Drilling for opportunities on the internet: Exploring ICANN's new gTLD program

    Thu, Mar 1, 2012

    In today's competitive marketplace, all businesses must have an online presence to promote their products and services, including a robust website to inform and engage customers, investors, analysts, and others.

    Most Popular

    Oil & Gas Jobs

    Search More Job Listings >>
    Subscribe to OGFJ