- Ukraine’s government has dismissed Naftogaz Ukrainy executive chairman Yuri Vitrenko, and appointed Community & Territorial Development Minister Alexei Chernyshov in his place.
- Saul Kattan was appointed chief executive of Colombian state oil company Ecopetrol, replacing Carlos Cano.
- Shri Vetsa Rama Krishna Gupta takes over additional charge of chairman and managing director of India’s Bharat Petroleum.
- Martijn van Koten was selected as OMV executive board member for its new fuels and feedstock division. Executive board member for marketing and trading Elena Skvortsova is stepping down and Daniela Vlad was appointed executive board member for chemicals and materials.
Vitrenko dismissed from Naftogaz Ukrainy role
Ukraine government to replace head of state oil and gas producer and importer
Editor's note: US District Judge Mary Ann Vial Lemmon dismissed the litigation against the owners of Mariner Shipyard in April 2010.