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Petrofac director Maroun Semaan to retire

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St Helier, Jersey - July 24, 2013, St Helier, Jersey - Petrofac, an oil and gas service provider, announces that its president and executive director Maroun Semaan has decided to retire at the end of the year.

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Mr. Semaan has held his position since 2002. He joined the Group in 1991 and since the Group's listing as a public company, he has served as Chief Executive of Engineering and Construction; Group Chief Operating Officer and most recently as President of the Petrofac Group.

The company also announced that Kathleen Hogenson will be appointed to the Board as a Non-executive Director with effect from August.

Ms. Hogenson, formerly President and CEO of her own company Zone Energy LLC, has 30 years of experience in the oil and gas industry, with particular expertise in reservoir management and subsurface engineering.

A Chemical Engineering graduate, Ms. Hogenson spent her early career as a petroleum and reservoir engineer, including posts in Ecuador and Indonesia, prior to holding a number of senior roles in exploration and production technology at California-based Unocal Corporation.

She assumed her first CEO role in 2001 at Santos USA Corporation.


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