Andrew Lundquist Named as Senior Vice President, Government Affairs, for
HOUSTON -- February 6, 2013
ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) today announced Andrew Lundquist has been named to
its Executive Leadership Team as senior vice president, Government Affairs. In
this capacity, Lundquist will have responsibility for ConocoPhillips’ state,
federal and international policy and government affairs activities. Lundquist
succeeds Red Cavaney, who retired at the end of 2012.
“Andrew knows our industry, he knows our company and is a proven leader in
managing government affairs,” said Ryan Lance, chairman and chief executive
officer. “His reputation and leadership will reinforce our company’s
commitment to strong relations with local and national governments around the
Lundquist has more than 25 years of experience in the government affairs
field. He was previously managing partner of BlueWater Strategies LLC, a
Washington, D.C.-based consulting firm that he founded in 2002. In this role,
he provided business and government relations advice and managed major
projects for U.S. and international corporations. Lundquist previously served
as a director for Pioneer Natural Resources Company from 2004 to 2013, for
Coeur d’Alene Mines Corporation from 2005 to 2013, and for Evergreen
Resources, Inc. from 2002 to 2004.
Prior to joining the private sector, Lundquist served at the White House in
several leadership roles. During 2001, he was the director of the White House
National Energy Policy Development Group, which directed the cabinet-level
task force that produced the president's National Energy Policy, and advisor
to the president and vice president on energy issues.
Lundquist previously spent 14 years on Capitol Hill, the last three of which
were as majority staff director of the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and
Natural Resources. He has also served as chief of staff for Senator Frank
Murkowski (AK), counsel for the Senate Energy Committee, and senior
legislative assistant for Senator Ted Stevens (AK).
Lundquist holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Alaska
and a Juris Doctorate from Catholic University Columbus School of Law.
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in 30 countries, $58 billion in annual revenue, $117 billion of assets, and
approximately 16,900 employees as of Dec. 31, 2012. Production from continuing
operations averaged 1,527 MBOED in 2012, and preliminary proved reserves were
8.6 billion BOE as of Dec. 31, 2012. For more information, go to
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