Mr. Sotir added, “This is an exciting time as Exterran continues focusing on growth opportunities for our products and services in global energy markets, as well as improving the profitability of our businesses to enhance our competitive position. I look forward to continuing to work with the Board and the management team as we seek to provide value-added solutions to our customers and improved returns to our stockholders. On behalf of the Board, I also want to thank Gordon for his years of service as Chairman of Exterran. Gordon will bring leadership and integrity to the lead independent director position.”
About D. Bradley Childers
Mr. Childers has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Exterran Holdings, Inc. since December 2011, and as President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Exterran GP LLC, the managing general partner of Exterran Partners, L.P., a master limited partnership in which Exterran Holdings owns an equity interest, since December 2011, after having served, since November 2011, as Interim President and Chief Executive Officer of Exterran Holdings and as Interim Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Exterran GP LLC. Prior to that time, Mr. Childers served as Senior Vice President of Exterran Holdings since 2007 and President, North America Operations since 2008. He also served as Senior Vice President of Exterran GP LLC since 2006 and director of Exterran GP LLC since 2008. Mr. Childers joined Universal Compression Holdings, Inc. in 2002 and served in a number of leadership roles including Senior Vice President and President of Universal’s International Division prior to Universal’s merger with Hanover Compressor Company to form Exterran Holdings in 2007. Before joining Universal in 2002, Mr. Childers held various positions with Occidental Petroleum Corporation.
About William M. GoodyearMr. Goodyear has served as Executive Chairman of the Board of Navigant Consulting since 2000, and served as Navigant’s Chief Executive Officer from 2000 to 2012. Prior to that time, he served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Bank of America Illinois and was President of Bank of America’s Global Private Bank. From 1972 to 1999, Mr. Goodyear held a variety of assignments with Continental Bank, subsequently Bank of America. During his tenure with Continental Bank, Mr. Goodyear was stationed in London for five years to manage the bank’s European and Asian Operations. He was Vice Chairman and a member of the Board of Directors of Continental Bank prior to the 1994 merger between Continental Bank and BankAmerica Corporation. Mr. Goodyear is also a member of the Board of Trustees of the University of Notre Dame and is Vice Chairman of the Board and chairs the Finance Committee for the Rush University Medical Center in Chicago.