Approach Resources Inc. (NASDAQ: AREX) has promoted Uma L. Datla to the role of chief accounting officer, effective May 6.
Datla joined Approach in August 2013 as director of financial reporting. Previously, she was with Ernst & Young LLP, where she last worked as an audit manager, and served a wide range of oil and gas industry clients.
Datla holds a Bachelor of Science and Technology Development degree from Birla University of Technology and Science in Pilani, India, and a Master of Professional Accounting degree from the University of Texas at Arlington. She is also a certified public accountant in Texas.