GST - Gastar Exploration Inc.

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Gastar Exploration Inc.

1331 Lamar Street
Suite 650
Houston, TX 77010
United States

IndustryOil & Gas E&P
Full Time Employees46

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Jerry R. SchuylerChairman & Interim CEO107.5kN/A1955
Mr. Michael A. GerlichSr. VP, CFO, Treasurer & Corp. Sec.530.6kN/A1955
Mr. Stephen P. RobertsSr. VP & COON/AN/A1963
Mr. J. Russell PorterConsultant890.6kN/A1962
Mr. Keith R. BlairVP & Exploration Mang.N/AN/A1955
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.


Gastar Exploration Inc., an independent energy company, engages in the exploration, development and production of oil, condensate, natural gas, and natural gas liquids in the United States. Its principal activities include the identification, acquisition, exploration, and development of oil and natural gas properties on unconventional reserves, such as shale resource plays. The company holds interests in the oil and natural gas-rich reservoirs, including the Oswego limestone, Meramec, and Osage bench formations within the Mississippi Lime; and the Woodford shale formations. As of February 28, 2018, its principal assets included the STACK play covering approximately 67,800 net acres located in the Mid-Continent area of the United States. The company was formerly known as Gastar Exploration Ltd. and changed its name to Gastar Exploration Inc. in January 2014. Gastar Exploration Inc. is based in Houston, Texas.

Corporate Governance

Gastar Exploration Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of September 1, 2018 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 5.

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.