Yang promoted to Approach Resources president
Qingming Yang has been promoted to president of Approach Resources Inc., Fort Worth. He has been leading Approach’s operations group since 2012, and will retain the title of chief operating officer.
Yang has more than 25 years of domestic and international exploration, technical, and operating experience in the oil and gas industry. He joined Approach in July 2009 as vice-president, exploration, and was named executive vice-president, business development and geosciences, in November 2010.
He previously was with Pioneer Natural Resources Co. for 12 years in a variety of positions, including exploration manager for worldwide exploration and business development, geosciences advisor, and technical lead for Pioneer’s Eagle Ford shale team.