Western Midstream names CEO, COO

Michael P. Ure has been named president and chief executive officer of Western Midstream Partners LP and Craig W. Collins has been named senior vice-president and chief operating officer.

Michael P. Ure has been named president and chief executive officer of Western Midstream Partners LP and Craig W. Collins has been named senior vice-president and chief operating officer.

Ure was previously senior vice-president of business development for Occidental Petroleum Corp. Collins is returning to Western Midstream having previously served as senior vice-president and chief operating officer of its predecessor, Western Gas Partners LP, from 2017 to 2018.

Ure and Collins are succeeding Robin H. Fielder and Gennifer F. Kelly, respectively, in connection with the Aug. 8 closing of Oxy’s acquisition of Anadarko Petroleum Corp.

Western Midstream is a Delaware master limited partnership formed by Anadarko to acquire, own, develop, and operate midstream assets.

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