Veresen Inc. recently announced that Elizabeth Spomer (Betsy) has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Jordan Cove LNG LLC and Executive Vice President of Veresen.
Ms Spomer brings over 30 years of experience in the energy industry, and most of her career has been spent in the LNG industry. She has extensive experience in commercial activities and developing new growth opportunities.
Before joining Jordan Cove LNG, Ms Spomer was Senior Vice President, Global Business Development with BG Group PLC. She has also held senior leadership positions with BP and Amoco. Over Betsy's career, she has been involved in LNG projects worldwide including Australia, South China, Louisiana, Trinidad and Prince Rupert.
"This is an exciting time for Veresen and I'm delighted that Betsy has joined our organisation to lead Jordan Cove LNG and serve on Veresen's executive leadership team," said Don Althoff, President and CEO of Veresen. "Our ability to attract an executive of Betsy's caliber to lead our LNG project is further affirmation of our growing confidence to successfully execute this exciting growth opportunity. I look forward to Betsy's contributions as we continue to deliver on our key project milestones."
With a final investment decision for Jordan Cove LNG expected in 2015, Veresen plans to augment its LNG team, adding key individuals who will be required through the construction and operating phases of the project.
Adapted from press release by Ted Monroe
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