Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: APC) has named Daniel E. Brown executive vice president, international and deepwater operations and Bradley J. Holly executive vice president, US onshore exploration and production. Darrell E. Hollek, formerly executive vice president, operations, will serve as a senior adviser until his retirement later this year.
Brown began his career with the company in 1998. Most recently, Brown served as senior vice president, international and deepwater operations since August 2016. He has held a variety of positions within Anadarko. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M University and a MBA from Rice University. Brown is a registered Professional Engineer in the state of Texas and serves on the Board of Advisors at the World Affairs Council.
Holly began his career in 1994 with Amoco and joined Anadarko in 1997. He most recently served as senior vice president, US onshore exploration and production. During his more than 20 years of experience, Holly has held positions of increasing responsibility in onshore and offshore engineering and management. Holly is a past chairman of the Colorado Oil & Gas Association, and currently serves on Industry Advisory Board for the Texas Tech Petroleum Engineering Department. Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper appointed Holly to the Task Force on State and Local Regulation of Oil and Gas Operations in 2014. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Texas Tech University, and he is a graduate of the Harvard Business School Advanced Management Program.