People: Helix Energy Solutions Group Inc (HLX.N)
21 May 2019
Mr. William L. Transier is Independent Chairman of the Board of Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. Mr. Transier has served as a director since October of 2000, and as Lead Independent Director from March of 2016 through July of 2017 when he was appointed Chairman of the Board. He is Chief Executive Officer of Transier Advisors, LLC, an independent advisory firm providing services to companies facing stressed operational situations, turnaround, restructuring or in need of interim executive leadership. He was co-founder of Endeavour International Corporation, an international oil and gas exploration and production company. He served as non-executive Chairman of Endeavour’s Board of Directors from December of 2014 until November of 2015. He served until December of 2014 as Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of Endeavour and as its Co-Chief Executive Officer from its formation in February of 2004 through September of 2006. Mr. Transier served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Ocean Energy, Inc. from March of 1999 to April of 2003 and prior to that, Mr. Transier served in various positions of increasing responsibility with Seagull Energy Corporation. Before his tenure with Seagull, Mr. Transier served in various roles including partner in the audit department and head of the Global Energy practice of KPMG LLP from June of 1986 to April of 1996. In March of 2019 Mr. Transier was elected to the Board of Directors of Teekay Offshore GP L.L.C. (the general partner of Teekay Offshore Partners L.P.) and as chairman of its audit committee. Since October 2018 Mr. Transier has served as a member of the Board of Directors of Sears Holding Corporation including the Board’s Restructuring Committee and Restructuring Subcommittee. From August 2018 to February 2019, Mr. Transier served as a member of the Board of Directors of Gastar Exploration, Inc. From May of 2016 to July of 2017, Mr. Transier was a member of the Board of Directors of CHC Group Ltd. From August of 2014 to July of 2017.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||--|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||150,000|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||340,150|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||490,150|