Ensco's Senior VP of Operations Steps Down after 22 Years

Ensco announced that Phillip (Jeff) Saile, Senior Vice President - Operations will retire after 22 years of service effective July 31, 2009. Senior Vice President Carey Lowe will assume responsibility for our Deepwater Business Unit. Executive Vice President - Chief Operating Officer Bill Chadwick will assume responsibility for our North and South America Business Unit.

Daniel W. Rabun, Ensco's Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, commented, "Jeff is one of our founding employees and he has served in multiple management positions around the world. His dedication has been instrumental in growing the Company and his commitment to the safety of our employees will long be remembered. We wish Jeff the very best in his well-deserved retirement."