William E. Chiles
Mr. Chiles has served as a director of Basic Energy Services since 2003.
Mr. Chiles served as the Chief Executive Officer and President and a director of Bristow Group Inc. (formerly Offshore Logistics, Inc.), a provider of helicopter transportation services to the worldwide offshore oil and gas industry, from July 2004 to July 2014.
He now serves as a Senior Consultant and CEO Emeritus.
He also serves as a Managing Partner at Pelican Energy Partners, a private equity firm.
Mr. Chiles served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Grey Wolf, Inc. from March 2003 until June 2004.
Mr. Chiles served as Vice President of Business Development at ENSCO International Incorporated from August 2002 until March 2003.
From August 1997 until its merger into an ENSCO International affiliate in August 2002, Mr. Chiles served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Chiles Offshore Inc.
Mr. Chiles currently serves on the board of directors of Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc.
Mr. Chiles has a B.B.A. in Petroleum Land Management from the University of Texas and an M.B.A. in Finance and Accounting with honors from Southern Methodist University.
The relevant experience, qualifications, attributes and skills of our outside directors include: for Mr. Chiles
, oil and gas drilling and other oilfield services; for Mr. DAgostino, banking, investment management and insurance; for Mr. Fulton, oil and gas drilling; for Mr. Garza, political, regulatory and foreign (Mexico); for Mr. Johnson, oil and gas (including as a Registered Petroleum Engineer); for Mr. Moore, investment management (including as a Chartered Financial Analyst), oilfield service and audit committee financial expertise; for Mr. Huseman, oil and gas drilling and other oilfield services;and for Mr. Webster, oil and gas, oilfield service, private equity and other public company board experience.