HOUSTON – Noble Energy Inc.’s board of directors has elected David L. Stover as president and CEO.
He succeedsCharles D. Davidson as CEO, who is retiring on May 1, 2015. Davidson will continue to serve as the company’s chairman until the 2015 Annual Meeting at which time he will leave the board of directors.
Stover has previously been serving as its president and COO. The board also announced that it intends to elect Stover as chairman of the board immediately following the 2015 Annual Meeting.
Susan M. Cunningham has been elected executive vice president for Noble Energy’s global Exploration, New Ventures, Frontier, Environmental, Health, Safety, Regulatory, and Business Innovation activities. In addition, Gary W. Willingham has been elected executive vice president for the company’s global Production, Drilling, Major Projects, and Supply Chain activities.