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Wood Group appoints McIntyre to Group head of Legal

Jun 19, 2014

Wood Group has promoted Martin McIntyre to the position of Group head of Legal, with responsibility for managing Wood Group's legal function worldwide, effective July 1.

Smith resigns as Cal Dive CFO

Jun 19, 2014

Brent D. Smith, CFO of Cal Dive International Inc., has resigned from the company effective June 13, 2014.

TransAtlantic reports addition to Russell Index, changes in management

Jun 16, 2014

TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd. expects to be added to a Russell Index effective June 30. The company has appointed Harold "Lee" Muncy as vice president of geosciences. In addition, it accepted the resignation of Jeffrey S. Mecom, who is vice president of Legal and corporate secretary, and expects to appoint Matthew W. McCann as general counsel and corporate secretary on or before Sept. 8

Denbury makes executive appointments

Jun 16, 2014

Denbury Resources Inc. has appointed Brad Kerr as senior vice president of planning, technology, carbon-dioxide supply, and pipelines. Kerr is assuming the role formerly held by Charlie Gibson, who is now senior vice president of production operations.

Par Petroleum appoints four new board directors

Jun 15, 2014

Par Petroleum Corp. has appointed Melvyn N. Klein, Curt Anastasio, Timothy Clossey, and Robert Silberman to the company’s board of directors. Resigning from the board were Michael Keener and Benjamin Lurie. 

Seventy Seven Energy names COO

Jun 13, 2014

Chesapeake Oilfield Operating LLC (now doing business as Seventy Seven Energy) has appointed Karl Blanchard as COO, effective on the distribution date of the recently announced spin-off of Seventy Seven Energy from Chesapeake Energy Corp.

OXY names Peterson president of OxyChem; Anderson to retire

Jun 12, 2014

Occidental Petroleum Corp. has appointed Robert Peterson as president of its wholly owned subsidiary Occidental Chemical Corp. (OxyChem), succeeding Chuck Anderson, who will retire on July 31.

Willbros names Sipe as VP of Regulatory and Public Affairs

Jun 12, 2014

Willbros Group Inc. has appointed Douglas Sipe as vice president of Regulatory and Public Affairs, a newly created department within the Professional Services segment.

Baker Hughes appoints new board members

Jun 12, 2014

Baker Hughes Inc. has appointed Greg Brenneman, chairman of CCMP Capital Advisors LLC, and W.H. "Bill" Easter III, retired chairman, president, and CEO of DCP Midstream, to its board of directors.

Voser to join Singapore Temasek's board in January

Jun 11, 2014

Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings said on June 9 that Peter Voser, former chief executive of Royal Dutch Shell, will join its board in January 2015, according to Reuters.