CAMAC Energy appointed Byron A. Dunn as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective October 1.
Dr. Kase Laval, Chairman of the Board, commented on Mr. Dunn's
record as President and CEO of Global Energy Services
, a Houston-based drilling-rig, power systems and equipment manufacturer with operations in the U.S., Asia, and the Middle East, and before that as Senior V. P. of Harvest National Resources
(NYSE) where he
was the Chairman of its Joint Venture with China National Offshore Oil Corporation
(CNOOC) : " Mr. Dunn
spent 8 years with UBS
was Executive Director of its Investment Banking Group.
Early in his career he managed Philbro Energy Upstream Business Development and Acquisitions, and developed technical expertise with oversight of production and reserve engineering support staff in the Gulf of Mexico.
He has an MBA from the University of Chicago.
said "This is an exciting time to be part of CAMAC Energy
Byron A. Dunn President and CEO
Former President and CEO - Global Energy
Services Former Senior VP of Harvest Natural Resources