Anadarko Petroleum Corporation has announced that Mitch Ingram, formerly Executive Vice President (EVP), International & Deepwater Operations and Project Management, has been named EVP, International, Deepwater & Exploration.
In his new role, Ingram will oversee Anadarko's international and deepwater operations, as well as its global exploration and project-management activity. The company also announced Ernie Leyendecker, formerly EVP, Exploration is retiring after more than 30 years in the oil and natural gas industry.
"Since joining Anadarko in 2015, Mitch has been an invaluable member of the company's executive management, as he established a deep and experienced global LNG team that is now approaching a Final Investment Decision in Mozambique, and led our deepwater operations groups through the successful integration of Freeport-McMoRan's Gulf of Mexico assets," Anadarko Chairman, President and CEO Al Walker said. "His strong leadership, technical and organisational skills will enable us to continue being a respected exploration company that combines exceptional geoscience knowledge with peer-leading technology advancements to find new resources and commercially advance those discoveries toward world-class development options.
"We are grateful for Ernie's many contributions to Anadarko over the years," added Walker. "Ernie added value serving in a number of positions during his career with Anadarko in the areas of worldwide exploration, engineering and planning. He will be missed, and we wish him the best in his retirement."
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