Magnum Hunter Resources (MHR) announced that the vompany has appointed Fred J. Smith, Jr., as SVP of Accounting and Chief Accounting Officer, or CAO, effective Oct. 23. The company's current CAO, David S. Krueger, will assist with the transition through Dec. 31. Smith brings more than 35 years of broad oil and gas financial and operational accounting experience. Prior to joining MHR, Mr. Smith was Corporate Controller of Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD) from 2008 to 2012.
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