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Mar 13, 2014

Otto Energy makes management changes

Mar 12, 2014

Otto Energy Ltd. has provided an update on key management personnel changes that have been implemented subsequent to the recent appointment of Matthew Allen as CEO.

Hess appoints Checki to board of directors

Mar 12, 2014

Hess Corp.’s board of directors will appoint Terrence J. Checki, a Management Committee member at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, to the company’s board of directors, effective May 1.

Haire joins Simpson Thacher’s Houston office as M&A partner

Mar 11, 2014

Attorney M. Breen Haire has joined Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP’s corporate practice as a partner in the firm’s Houston office.

Forum Energy appoints senior VP of drilling technologies

Mar 11, 2014

Forum Energy Technologies Inc. has appointed James Bement as the company’s senior vice president of drilling technologies.

Callon updates on agreement, director appointments

Mar 11, 2014

Callon Petroleum Co. has reached an agreement with Lone Star Value Management LLC. Pursuant to the agreement, Callon has agreed to expand the size of the company's board of directors from six to eight directors and to designate two new independent directors – Matthew Regis Bob and James M. Trimble – to fill the newly created directorships, effective March 14. 

FMC Technologies names Seaman as executive VP

Mar 11, 2014

FMC Technologies has appointed Maryann T. Seaman as the company’s executive vice president, effective March 1.

EXCO Resources appoints new chief accounting officer

Mar 10, 2014

EXCO Resources Inc.’s board of directors has appointed Richard A. Burnett as EXCO’s chief accounting officer.

Akin Gump adds Byrd as partner in firm’s energy practice

Mar 10, 2014

Akin Gump has added oil and gas attorney Michael J. Byrd as a partner in the firm’s energy practice in Houston.

Oceaneering makes two senior management appointments

Mar 7, 2014

Oceaneering International Inc. has appointed Knut Eriksen to senior vice president of business development, and Charles "Chuck" W. Davison Jr. to senior vice president of subsea products.