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Anadarko appoints new Executive Vice President

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Anadarko Petroleum Corp. has announced that Amanda M. McMillian has been appointed Executive Vice President and General Counsel, effective immediately.

According to the statement, Robert K. Reeves, the company's Executive Vice President, Law and Chief Administrative Officer, will remain Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer until he retires at the end of this year.

McMillian joins Danny Brown, Executive Vice President, US Onshore Operations; Bob Gwin, Executive Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer; Mitch Ingram, Executive Vice President, International, Deepwater & Exploration; and Bobby Reeves, Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer, on Anadarko's Executive Committee, reporting to Anadarko Chairman, President and CEO, Al Walker.

Walker said: “Amanda is an exceptional leader whose experience and perspectives will be welcome additions to Anadarko's Executive Committee, as we continue to pursue safe, responsible and capital-efficient growth with improved returns for shareholders.

“During his 14 years with Anadarko, Bobby has been a significant contributor and trusted strategic advisor across multiple areas of the company. We are excited for Amanda's promotion and fortunate to have Bobby with us for the next several months to ensure a smooth transition. We wish him continued success upon his retirement.”

McMillian has served in a number of roles since joining Anadarko in December 2004, including most recently as Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary and Chief Compliance Officer. During her time at Anadarko, she also served as Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Western Gas Holdings, LLC, a subsidiary of Anadarko and general partner of Western Gas Partners, LP, a publicly traded midstream master limited partnership, from January 2008 to August 2012. Before McMillian joined Anadarko, she practiced corporate and securities law at the law firm of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, where she represented various clients in a range of transactional, corporate governance and securities matters. McMillian holds a Bachelor of Arts from Southwestern University and received both a Master of Arts and a Juris Doctor from Duke University, and serves on the Board of Trustees of Southwestern University.

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