Hydrocarb Energy Corp. (OTCQB: HECC) has added Robert M. Harrell to the company's board of directors as the second independent director, effective Nov. 23. Now with two out of three directors being deemed independent, the company has a majority independent board.
Harrell has served as the director of Offshore Select, Americas, of INTECSEA Inc., an offshore engineering company, since December 2014. From 2011 to 2014, Harrell served as president of the Europe Region and vice president of sales and commercial, Asia Pacific Region, of Wison Offshore & Marine Ltd., a marine contracting company. From 2005 to 2011, Harrell served in various positions with Williams Companies Inc., including general manager, Western Gulf of Mexico; general manager, Eastern Gulf of Mexico; and director, Technical Services – Deepwater. Harrell obtained a Bachelor of Civil Engineering degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a Master of Business Administration degree from Harvard University.
Hydrocarb Energy is a publicly traded energy exploration and production company. With exploration concessions in Africa and domestic production in Texas’ Galveston Bay, Hydrocarb maintains offices in Houston, Texas, and Windhoek, Namibia.