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Occidental Petroleum announces succession plan

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Houston, Tx., USA - May 7, 2015, Houston, Tx., USA - Occidental Petroleum Corporation promoted Vicki A. Hollub to senior EVP of Occidental and president, Oxy Oil and Gas, responsible for operations in the United States, Middle East region and Latin America.

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The board plans for Ms. Hollub, who has served as Executive Vice President of Occidental and President, Oxy Oil and Gas – Americas, since 2014, to succeed Stephen I. Chazen as CEO of Occidental after a thorough transition period.

Ms. Hollub has nearly 35 years of experience in the oil and gas industry, holding a variety of technical and leadership roles, both domestic and international.

In 2013, Ms. Hollub was appointed Vice President of Occidental Petroleum Corporation and Executive Vice President, U.S. Operations, Oxy Oil and Gas. She previously served as Executive Vice President, California Operations; and President and General Manager, Permian Basin operations.


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