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    INDUSTRY BRIEFS

    Feb 16, 2015

    Weatherly retires from Callon Petroleum

    Feb 16, 2015

    Bob Weatherly has retired as an employee from Callon Petroleum Co., effective Feb. 15. He will continue as a consultant and as corporate secretary.

    Interwell UK appoints new managing director

    Feb 16, 2015

    Interwell UK Managing Director Andrew Louden is departing the company, and he will be replaced by David Aitken, who has most recently served as Interwell UK country manager. 

    Transocean names Strachan as interim CEO as Newman exits

    Feb 16, 2015

    Steven Newman is stepping step down as president and CEO of Transocean Ltd., effective Feb. 16. Additionally, he is resigning as a director of Transocean. Until a permanent replacement is named, Ian Strachan, chairman of Transocean’s board, will serve as interim CEO.

    ENERGY PLAYERS

    Feb 16, 2015

    IEA names Birol as agency’s next executive director

    Feb 13, 2015

    The International Energy Agency (IEA) has appointed Dr. Fatih Birol as the agency’s next executive director. In September, he will succeed Maria van der Hoeven, who will complete her four-year term on Aug. 31.

    Latham & Watkins' London office adds energy and natural resources lawyer

    Feb 13, 2015

    Simon Tysoe, an energy and natural resources lawyer, is joining Latham & Watkins LLP’s  London office as a partner in the firm’s Corporate Department.

    Dakota Plains adds board members, forms strategy committee

    Feb 13, 2015

    Dakota Plains Holdings Inc.’s board of directors has added two independent directors to the board. It has also formed a Strategy Committee, comprising independent directors, and has engaged SunTrust Robinson Humphrey Inc. to assist the committee.

    Anadarko elects McKinley to board of directors

    Feb 12, 2015

    Anadarko Petroleum Corp. has elected Mark C. McKinley to serve as an independent director of the company, effective Feb. 11. McKinley also was appointed a member of the board's Audit Committee.

    E&Ps face data challenges

    Feb 11, 2015

    Data quality and data management practices can help leverage shale opportunities