The Board of the Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association elected Bruce Lake as Chairman and Warren Ford as Vice Chairman, following APPEA’s Annual General Meeting.
Bruce Lake is Managing Director of Vermilion Oil and Gas Australia and he succeeds Rob Cole as Chairman, who resigned from the position following the announcement of his forthcoming appointment as Managing Director of Beach Energy, APPEA said in a statement.
Bruce has been a long-term Director on the APPEA Board, and is acknowledged as an industry leader in health, safety and operations, the statement said.
Warren Ford continues as APPEA’s Deputy Chairman.
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