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W. Matt Ralls

Director
Mr. Ralls has served as one of our directors since March 2017. Mr. Ralls previously served as Executive Chairman of Rowan Companies plc from April 2014 to April 2016, its Chief Executive Officer from January 2009 until April 2014, and its President and Chief Executive Officer from January 2009 to April 2013. Mr. Ralls served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from 2001 to 2005 and as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of GlobalSantaFe Corporation from 2005 until the completion of the merger of GlobalSantaFe with Transocean, Inc. in 2007. Mr. Ralls previously served on the boards of Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation, Pacific Drilling, S.A., Superior Energy Services, Inc. and Rowan Companies plc as well as the boards of the American Petroleum Institute, the National Oceanic Industries Association and the International Association of Drilling Contractors.
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