NextDecade Corp. has announced that its Board of Directors has voted to elect Matthew W. Bonanno, a Non-Executive Director, to act as Interim Chairman of the Board following the recent death of Chairman Kathleen M. Eisbrenner.
The Board expects to appoint a permanent Chairman by NextDecade’s Annual General Meeting of the Stockholders, which will occur in July 2019.
Bonanno is a Partner and the Co-Head of North American Credit at York Capital Management. He led York’s investment in NextDecade and has served as a member of the Board since 2014. Prior to joining York in 2010, Bonanno was an associate at The Blackstone Group. He also previously worked for News Corporation, JP Morgan and Goldman Sachs.
“Kathleen will be missed by all of us on the Board,” said Bonanno. “We remain firmly committed to the realisation of Kathleen’s vision for NextDecade, which is to become a leading US LNG exporter focused on delivering reliable, clean-burning natural gas to our customers around the world.”
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