David M. Wood has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Inergy GP LLC, the general partner of Inergy LP, and NRGM GP LLC, the general partner of Inergy Midstream LP, effective as of August 1, 2013.
Wood brings over 30 years of experience in the oil and gas industry and is the former president, CEO, and director of Murphy Oil Corp. Prior to joining Murphy Oil Corp., Wood held various senior positions with Ashland Exploration and Production. Wood was also formerly on the Board of Directors and a member of the executive committee of the American Petroleum Institute and was a member of the National Petroleum Council.
“David’s strategic and operating experience in all phases of the energy value chain, from wellhead to burner-tip, will be a particularly valuable addition to the Inergy Board of Directors as we continue to make progress on the pending consolidation of the Crestwood and Inergy organizations and begin to execute on the long-term growth opportunities emerging in the midstream industry,” commented Phillips. Robert G. Phillips, chairman, president, and CEO of Inergy LP and Inergy Midstream LP.