CHK - Chesapeake Energy Corporation

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Chesapeake Energy Corporation

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
United States
405-848-8000
http://www.chk.com

SectorBasic Materials
IndustryIndependent Oil & Gas
Full Time Employees3,300

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. Robert Douglas LawlerChief Exec. Officer, Pres and Non Independent Director4.53MN/A50
Mr. Domenic J. Dell'Osso Jr.Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP2.26MN/A40
Mr. Mikell Jason PigottExec. VP of Operations & Technical Services1.88MN/A43
Mr. James R. WebbExec. VP, Gen. Counsel and Corp. Sec.1.94MN/A49
Mr. Frank J. PattersonExec. VP of Exploration and Production1.79MN/A58
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Chesapeake Energy Corporation engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of properties for the production of oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids (NGL) from underground reservoirs in the United States. It operates in two segments, Exploration and Production; and Marketing, Gathering, and Compression. The company holds interests in natural gas resource plays, including the Haynesville/Bossier Shales in northwestern Louisiana and East Texas; the Marcellus Shale in the northern Appalachian Basin in Pennsylvania. It also holds interests in liquids-rich resource plays, such as the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas; the Utica Shale in Ohio; the Anadarko Basin in northwestern Oklahoma; and the stacked pay in the Powder River Basin in Wyoming. The company owns interests in approximately 22,700 oil and natural gas wells. As of December 31, 2016, it had estimated proved reserves of 1.708 billion barrels of oil equivalent. The company also provides oil, natural gas, and NGL marketing services comprising commodity price structuring, securing and negotiating gathering, hauling, processing and transportation, contract administration, and nomination services for Chesapeake-operated wells; and marketing services for third-party producers, as well as designs, engineers, fabricates, installs, and sells natural gas compression units, accessories, and equipment used in the production, treatment, and processing of oil and natural gas. Chesapeake Energy Corporation was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Corporate Governance

Chesapeake Energy Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of February 1, 2018 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 10.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.