WPX names Muncrief as president, CEO

|About: WPX Energy, Inc. (WPX)|By:, SA News Editor

WPX Energy (WPX) selects Richard Muncrief as its next president and CEO, effective May 15.

James Bender, who has been serving as interim president and CEO, is retiring; he had been a senior vice president.

Muncrief most recently served as senior vice president of operations and resource development at Continental Resources.