Gary P. Luquette
Gary P. Luquette joined the McDermott Board in 2013 and serves as the non-executive Chair of the Board. He is also a member of the Compensation Committee.
From January 2015 until November 2016, Gary served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Frank’s International N.V. (Frank’s), a global provider of engineered tubular services to the oil and gas industry, and served as a special advisor until his retirement in December 2016. He also served as a member of Frank’s Supervisory Board from November 2013 until May 2017.
Previously, Gary served as President of Chevron North America Exploration and Production, a unit of Chevron Corporation, from 2006 until September 2013. He began his career with Chevron in 1978 and, prior to serving as President, held several other key exploration and production positions in Europe, California, Indonesia and Louisiana, including Managing Director of Chevron Upstream Europe, Vice President, Profit Center Manager, Advisor and Engineer.
He has also served as a director of Southwestern Energy Company, an independent energy company engaged in natural gas and oil exploration, development and production, natural gas gathering and marketing, since 2017, and as a director of Apergy Corporation, a provider of highly engineered technologies that help companies drill for and produce oil and gas efficiently and safely around the world, since 2018.
Gary graduated with a bachelor's degree in civil engineering from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.