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Chesapeake Energy Corporation

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
United States

IndustryOil & Gas E&P
Full Time Employees2,350

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Robert Douglas LawlerPres, CEO & Non Independent Director4.15MN/A1967
Mr. Domenic J. Dell'Osso Jr.Exec. VP & CFO2.08MN/A1977
Mr. Mikell Jason PigottExec. VP of Operations & Technical Services1.66MN/A1974
Mr. James R. WebbExec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.1.8MN/A1968
Mr. Frank J. PattersonExec. VP of Exploration & Production1.81MN/A1959
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 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.


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. 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 17,300 oil and natural gas wells. As of December 31, 2017, it had estimated proved reserves of 1.116 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. 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 March 1, 2019 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 6; 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.