Personnel Moves and Promotions - Oil consultant becomes Sonoran's CEO, president

Sonoran Energy Inc., Bakersfield, Calif., has appointed London-based oil consultant Paul Bristol as its new chairman, president, and CEO to lead Sonoran Energy's pursuit of oil and gas opportunities in Iraq.In addition, Sonoran Energy said it would open a London office. Bristol succeeds John Punzo, who resigned as CEO as well as from the company's board.Punzo will remain with Sonoran Energy through January to ensure a smooth transition. Forum Energy Corp., Calgary, has appointed David R. Robinson its president and CEO.He succeeded Larry W. Youell in those positions. Youell will remain Forum Energy's chairman.Previously, Robinson was chairman of Tracer Petroleum Corp., Calgary....

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