People: American Water Works Company Inc (AWK.N)
16 Aug 2019
Mr. Karl F. Kurz has been appointed as Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of the Company., effective May 11, 2018. He was Independent Director of the Company. His Other Current Public Company Boards: SemGroup Corporation, a public energy midstream company, since 2009. WPX Energy, Inc., a public independent oil and gas company, since 2014. Past Public Company Boards: Global Geophysical Services, Inc., from 2011 to 2015. Western Gas Partners, from 2007 to 2009. Business Experience: Mr. Kurz is a private investor in the energy industry. Chairman of Siluria Technologies Inc., a private energy technology company, since 2013. Managing Director, Co-Head of Energy, and a Member of the Investment Committee of CCMP Capital Advisors LLC, a leading global private equity firm, from 2009 to 2012. Various executive and management positions with Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, including most recently Chief Operating Officer, from 2000 to 2009. General Manager, Midstream and Marketing, Vastar Resources, Inc. Various management positions at ARCO Oil and Gas Company, in reservoir engineering, production operations, and financial trading. Education: Bachelor of Science, magna cum laude, Petroleum Engineering, Texas A&M University. Advanced Management Program graduate, Harvard Business School. Experience and Qualifications to Serve on the Board: Mr. Kurz’s long history of working in the oil and gas industry is invaluable as we continue our strategic growth in providing sustainable water services to customers in the natural gas exploration and production industry, and in pursuing the potential opportunities in the national water-energy nexus discussion, smart water grid development, and water supply solutions. His experience in finance and capital markets brings additional insights to the Board.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||151,882|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||187,496|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||3,536|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||342,914|