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US Grants First Medal On Energy To Oil Historian Yergin
Wednesday, October 01, 2014 As the US drilling boom helps drive global crude prices to two-year lows, the Obama administration has awarded the country's first medal for energy security to Daniel Yergin.
Linc Energy Names Craig Ricato as CEO to Succeed Peter Bond
Wednesday, October 01, 2014 Linc Energy names Craig Ricato as CEO to succeed Peter Bond who will become the company's executive chairman.
BSO Completes Sale of Otway Basin Permits PEP 167, 175, Re-engages CEO
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 Bass Strait Oil completes sale of Otway Basin permits PEP 167 and PEP 175, while re-engaging Steven Noske as CEO.
Ceri Powell: 21st Most Powerful Woman in Business on Fortune's Global List
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 Shell's Ceri Powell has been featured on Fortune Magazine's Most Powerful Women list, rising eight places to number 21 on the 2014 list.
Well-Centric Oilfield Services Appoints Chris Mawtus CEO
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 Well-Centric Oilfield Services appoints Chris Mawtus as CEO, with the firm to double its workforce to 70 employees to achieve growth targets.
Billionaire Fredriksen's Partner Quits Rig Firm Seadrill, Shares Fall
Friday, September 19, 2014 Tor Olav Troeim, who until recently was referred to as the right-hand man of big Seadrill shareholder John Fredriksen, will not seek reelection to the board of Seadrill.
Australia Appoints Stuart Smith as New CEO of NOPSEMA
Thursday, September 18, 2014 The Australian government appoints Stuart Smith as CEO of the National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority to succeed Jane Cutler.
Continental Resources Names New President After Bott's Quick Exit
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 Continental Resources promotes Jack Stark to president, less than a week after Rick Bott quit the position.
OMV's Huijskes To Leave In 2016 For 'Private Reasons'
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 OMV's head of exploration and production, Jaap Huijskes, will leave the company in the first half of 2016.
New Alberta Premier Picks Legislator Oberle As Energy Minister
Monday, September 15, 2014 Jim Prentice appoints Frank Oberle as energy minister, a key portfolio in the province that is the largest source of US oil imports.
Harkand Appoints New Head of Engineering Services
Monday, September 15, 2014 Oilfield engineer Harkand names Alan White as its new head of engineering services for Europe.
Continental Resources President Quits, Leaves Leadership Gap
Thursday, September 11, 2014 W.F. "Rick" Bott was widely seen as the probably successor to Continental Chief Executive Harold Hamm.
Eland Appoints New CEO, CFO
Monday, September 08, 2014 West Africa-focused Eland Oil & Gas promotes CFO George Maxwell to CEO role.
Sound Oil Promotes Italy MD to its Board
Monday, September 08, 2014 Sound Oil appoints Luca Madeddu, its managing director for Italy, to its board of directors.
Pertamina Selects Afdal Bahaudin as Interim CEO
Friday, September 05, 2014 Pertamina selects Afdal Bahaudin as interim CEO after incumbent Karen Augustiawan leaves office next month, Indonesia's State Enterprises Minister said, as reported in a local daily.
SPE Aberdeen Section Appoints New Chairman
Wednesday, September 03, 2014 The Aberdeen Section of the Society of Petroleum Engineers appoints Ross Lowdon as its new chairman.
Ramirez Removed As PDVSA Head, Oil Minister In Venezuela Shake-Up
Wednesday, September 03, 2014 Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro pushes Rafael Ramirez from his twin posts as oil minister and a chief of PDVSA in a cabinet shake-up.
Polarcus Strengthens Company's Presence in Brazil
Tuesday, September 02, 2014 Polarcus strengthens the seismic services company's presence in Brazil.
Petrofac Chairman Resigns
Friday, August 22, 2014 Petrofac announces the resignation of its chairman, Norman Murray.
Acting Libya Oil Minister To Be Replaced By NOC Chairman
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 Libya's acting oil minister Omar Shakmak will resign and be replaced by the chairman of the state oil firm NOC, Mustafa Sanallah.
BP Names New CEO of US Shale Unit
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 BP announces it has named David Lawler chief executive officer of its US Lower 48 Onshore business.
Lithuania Fires Energy Minister, Risks Upsetting Poland
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaite sacks her ethnic Polish energy minister in a row that could affect talks with Poland over the future of the Baltic state's only oil refinery.
Pertamina CEO to Resign in October for Personal Reasons
Monday, August 18, 2014 The head of Indonesian state energy firm Pertamina will resign in October for personal reasons, and a director will be appointed on an interim basis until a replacement can be found, a company spokesman says.
Pertamina CEO to Resign in Oct for Personal Reasons
Monday, August 18, 2014 Pertamina CEO Karen Agustiawan will resign in October for person reasons.
AziPac Appoints Coastal Energy's Former CEO Frank Inouye as MD
Thursday, August 14, 2014 AziPac appoints former CEO of Coastal Energy Frank Inouye as managing director of the newly established exploration and production company.
NES Boosts Subsurface Expertise in Australia to Meet Regional Demand
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 NES Global Talent strengthens subsurface expertise in Australia to meet demand in Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea.
Rose Appoints New CEO for US Business
Friday, August 08, 2014 Rose Petroleum appoints John Blair as Director of Oil & Gas and as CEO of its US business.
Leni Appoints New Finance Director
Thursday, August 07, 2014 Leni Gas & Oil appoints James Adam Thadchanamoorthy as its new finance director.
Former Bank of England Chief Economist Dale Quits to Join BP
Monday, August 04, 2014 Former Bank of England chief economist takes new job as BP's chief economist.