Natural Resources >> CEO Interviews >> January 25, 2019
Interview with the President and CEO: Vermilion Energy Inc. (NYSE:VET)
Anthony Marino, President and Chief Executive Officer of Vermilion Energy Inc., is an accomplished senior executive with a proven track record of high shareholder returns during his 36-year career in the energy industry. Mr. Marino joined Vermilion in 2012 as Chief Operating Officer, was named President in 2014 and Chief Executive Officer in 2016. He joined Vermilion’s board of directors in 2016. Prior to joining Vermilion, Mr. Marino held the position of President and Chief Executive Officer of Baytex Energy Corporation, after initially serving as Baytex's Chief Operating Officer. Previously, Mr. Marino held the role of President & Chief Executive Officer of Dominion Exploration Canada Ltd., a division of Dominion Resources Inc. Earlier in his career, Mr. Marino held a variety of technical and management positions with AEC Oil and Gas (USA) Inc., Santa Fe Snyder Corp. and Atlantic Richfield Company. Mr. Marino brings a wide range of experience in operations management, business development and capital markets to his role as CEO of Vermilion. He earned his B.S. in petroleum engineering with highest distinction from the University of Kansas and his MBA from California State University at Bakersfield — Outstanding Graduate — and is a Chartered Financial Analyst. Profile
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