Diamondback Energy, Inc. Announces New Leadership Appointments and Promotions
Kaes Van’t Hof, currently Senior Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Development, has been appointed Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of Business Development for Diamondback.
“I would like to express my sincere gratitude to Paul and Randy for their significant contributions to Diamondback over the past seven plus years. Both gentlemen are founders of the Company and have been instrumental to the success and growth of Diamondback from a small cap producer of less than 3,000 barrels per day at the time of our IPO in 2012 to the large cap Permian producer we are today. Their daily contributions to Diamondback will be missed,” stated
Diamondback today also announced the promotion of five current Vice Presidents to Senior Vice President as well as the addition of two Vice Presidents and the promotion of one Director to Vice President.
Promoted Senior Vice Presidents:
Daniel Wessonhas been promoted to Senior Vice President of Operations from Vice President of Operations David Cannonhas been promoted to Senior Vice President of Geoscience and Technology from Vice President of Geoscience Joe Niederhoferhas been promoted to Senior Vice President of Midstream Operations from Vice President of Midstream Operations. Joe recently joined Diamondback from Energen Corporation(“Energen”), where he was the Vice President of Permian Basin Operations Kara Blubaugh-Fewhas been promoted to Senior Vice President of Accounting and Controller from Vice President of Accounting and Controller Marc Dinglerhas been promoted to Senior Vice President of Government Affairs and Deputy General Counsel from Vice President of Legal and Deputy General Counsel
New Vice Presidents:
Adam Lawlishas been promoted to Vice President of Investor Relations from Director of Investor Relations Al Barkmannrecently joined Diamondback as the Vice President of Reservoir Engineering. Al joined Diamondback from Energen, where he was the Reservoir Engineering Manager Yong Chowas promoted to Vice President of Drilling in August 2018after joining Diamondback as Drilling Manager of the Delaware Basinin 2017
Mr. Stice continued, “The appointments and promotions announced today only emphasize the strength and depth of our management team at Diamondback. As we grow in size and scale, these ‘next level leaders’ are pivotal to the continued success of the Company to execute on our core philosophy of best in class execution, low cost operations and transparency.”
Diamondback is an independent oil and natural gas company headquartered in
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