WPX Energy Officially Names Kevin Vann as CFO
TULSA, Okla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX) officially named J. Kevin Vann as Senior Vice
President and Chief Financial Officer. Vann has more than 20 years of
experience in accounting and risk management.
Vann had been serving in both roles on an interim basis since March. He
was with WPX during its spinoff, having served as the company’s
controller since 2006 and also as its chief accounting officer.
“I really appreciate Kevin’s ability, confidence and outlook,” said Rick
Muncrief, WPX president and chief executive officer. “He’s well regarded
throughout the organization and is eager to be a part of the team that
is charged with transforming WPX and delivering improved performance,
both financially and operationally.”
Vann is a graduate of Oklahoma State University and member of the
Oklahoma State Accounting Alumni Council. He served on the Board for
Youth Services of Tulsa and the Advisory Council for the American Lung
About WPX Energy, Inc.
WPX Energy is an independent exploration and production company formed
during a spinoff two years ago. Overall, WPX has more than 30 years of
experience in its sector along with 40 local, state and federal awards
for efficiency, innovation and corporate social responsibility.
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Okla., 74102, or from the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov.
Source: WPX Energy, Inc.