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Weatherford Welcomes New Top Lawyer After Predecessor’s Ouster

July 23, 2020, 7:26 PM

Weatherford International plc named Scott Weatherholt general counsel and chief compliance officer, a month after parting ways with its former legal chief.

Weatherholt succeeds Christina Ibrahim, who left Weatherford in June after five years at the Switzerland-based oil and gas giant, which also announced the departure of former CEO Mark McCollum. Weatherford filed for bankruptcy in July 2019 and exited Chapter 11 late last year.

“Scott is a proven leader who combines vast industry knowledge, legal and financial expertise, and compliance experience with a demonstrated ability to effectively meet strategic objectives,” Weatherford interim CEO Karl Blanchard said in ...

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