Anadarko Names Gwin Sr VP

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation announced that Robert G. Gwin has been named Senior Vice President.

Mr. Gwin has more than 20 years of experience in corporate finance and executive management. He joined Anadarko in January 2006 as Vice President, Finance and Treasurer.

In his new position, Mr. Gwin will join the company's executive management committee and will assume oversight of the company's human resources functions. In addition, he will continue to serve as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Western Gas Holdings, LLC, which is the general partner of Western Gas Partners, LP.

Anadarko also announced that Bruce W. Busmire, formerly the company's Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer, has been named Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Treasurer.

Mr. Busmire joined Anadarko in May 2006. He began his career in the energy industry in 1980 and has extensive experience in several areas of finance including accounting, investor relations and executive leadership.