Rick Bott will succeed Mr. Hume as President and Chief Operating Officer.
most recently served as Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer of
Cairn India Limited
, a publicly listed company and member of the Nifty
Fifty of the
India National Stock Exchange
. Mr. Bott
has over 27 years of global exploration and production experience leading integrated organizations, developing new business and focusing on cross-cultural leadership development.
Earlier, Mr. Bott
Devon Energy Corporation
's International Division, where he was Vice President responsible for developing and implementing exploration strategy.
He also served as President of Ocean Egypt Companies and as President of
, and I feel privileged to join this cohesive organization with solid financials and am excited about helping to achieve real growth and long-term shareholder value," Mr. Bott