Ozturgut, a senior executive with 27 years of international oil and gas experience with Atlantic Richfield Co. (ARCO), CMS Oil and Gas Co., and Woodside Energy, replaces William J. Jasper III, who is retiring after seven years as COO. Ozturgut will also be responsible for mergers and acquisitions, and new business development. Prior to this appointment, Ozturgut was the senior vice president at Woodside Energy, overseeing international corporate strategy, growing the exploration portfolio, mergers and acquisitions, and LNG developments.
Spector, a senior executive with more than 35 years of international financial experience, including 30 years in oil and gas, replaces Collin Visaggio, who is resigning as CFO, also after seven years with InterOil. As part of his new role, Spector will oversee InterOil’s investor relations team. Prior to this latest role, Spector was the vice president of taxation and treasury at Woodside Energy, where he managed the treasury, taxation, risk, and insurance functions, and advised on mergers and acquisitions.