National Oilwell Varco names Clay Williams as President/CEO

|About: National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV)|By:, SA News Editor

National Oilwell Varco (NOV) appoints Clay Williams as President and CEO, effective immediately.

Williams has held various positions in the energy industry for more than 20 years, and has climbed the ladder at NOV since 1996; he has been NOV's President and COO since 2012.

NOV had previously announced that Pete Miller would step down as Chairman/CEO with the completion of the spinoff of the distribution business and become Executive Chairman of the new publicly traded company.