(Marketwire Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) HOUSTON, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 02/11/14 -- Midcoast Holdings, L.L.C.
(MH), the general partner of Midcoast Energy Partners, L.P.
(Midcoast Partners) (NYSE: MEP), today announced the election of James G. Ivey, John A. Crum
and Edmund P. Segner to its Board of Directors, effective Feb. 10, 2014.
"Midcoast is very pleased with the additions of Jim Ivey, John Crum and Ed Segner to its Board of Directors," said Greg Harper, president, Gas Pipelines and Processing, Enbridge Inc.
Jim is well-versed in MLP corporate governance and finance, John
brings a sharp commercial mind as well as the deep operational understanding, and Ed has strong board experience and is a known financial expert.
John A. Crum
has close to 40 years in the energy industry, with a strong knowledge of engineering, operations and management.
Mr. Crum has served as chairman, president and chief executive officer of Midstates Petroleum Company since 2011.
He also held a variety of roles with Apache Corp., between 1995 and 2011, most recently serving as co-chief operating officer and president, North America.
Between 1975 and 1995, Mr. Crum held positions with Aquila Energy Corporation, Pacific Enterprises Oil Company, Southland Royalty Company, Keplinger and Associates and Conoco.
"The elections of Jim Ivey, John Crum and Ed Segner round out the MH Board, which is chaired by Dan A. Westbrook, and further bolster the strong management team in place for Midcoast Partners as we work to grow the company's U.S. natural gas and NGL midstream business," concluded Terry McGill, president, MH.