Noble Energy recruits new general counsel
Rachel Clingman started work with Houston, Texas-based Noble Energy on Monday as senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary, with responsibilities including leadership of the company’s legal and compliance teams.
She was most recently vice president and general counsel for BHP’s Petroleum and Minerals Americas businesses. During her career, she has served as Houston partner-in-charge for law firm Eversheds Sutherland and as a partner with Fulbright & Jaworski.
Noble Energy is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company with a diversified portfolio of both US unconventional and global offshore conventional assets.
Clingman says in a statement: ‘I am excited to join such a dynamic and successful company and leadership team. The company’s track record of value creation and impact on the communities where it operates is unique, and I look forward to contributing to its continued success.’
‘We are thrilled to have Rachel as a key part of the Noble Energy team,’ says David Stover, Noble Energy’s chair, president and CEO, in a statement. ‘She joins us at a strategically important time in the history of the company, as we are rapidly increasing cash flows from our onshore business and offshore major projects. Her experience and perspective will bring significant value to our leadership team.’