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We are very pleased to announce the appointment of Cindy Yeilding as vice president of BP America. Beginning March 15, she will take over BP’s global deepwater response team and other duties at BP’s U.S. headquarters in Houston.

Cindy is currently a BP vice president for exploration technology and assurance. Prior to this, Cindy served as the vice president of exploration, global basin analysis; vice president of exploration and appraisal of the Gulf of Mexico; and director of appraisal in the Gulf of Mexico. She has over 30 years of experience as an exploration, production, appraisal and well site geoscientist, with most of her career in exploration and technology.

Cindy serves on the board of directors of BP Exploration and Production and is a board member of the Offshore Technology Conference in Houston. In addition, Cindy is the executive sponsor for the BP Women’s Network in Houston and is active in promoting STEM education in the region.