James T. Hackett Joins Riverstone Holdings LLC As A Partner And Co-Head Of Its Houston Office

James T. Hackett Joins Riverstone Holdings LLC As A Partner And Co-Head Of Its
                                Houston Office

PR Newswire

NEW YORK and HOUSTON, June 13, 2013

NEW YORK and HOUSTON, June 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Riverstone Holdings LLC, a
leading energy and power-focused private investment firm, today announced that
James T. Hackett has joined the firm as a Partner and will co-head its Houston
office. From 2003 to 2012, Mr. Hackett was Chief Executive Officer of Anadarko
Petroleum Company, where he served as Chairman of the Board of Directors from
2006 to 2013.

David M. Leuschen and Pierre F. Lapeyre, Jr., Co-Founders of Riverstone, said,
"Jim Hackett is among the most knowledgeable and experienced leaders in the
global oil and gas industry today. He helped lead the unconventional energy
revolution in North America and has extensive expertise in building upstream
companies both onshore and offshore as well as unique experience in global
deepwater exploration. We have been proud to know him for many years and are
extremely pleased that he has joined Riverstone. Jim will work closely with
our existing investment team and portfolio companies while helping us continue
to source, build and manage new investment opportunities on behalf of our
limited partners and to help us continue to identify and attract talented
operating management teams."

Mr. Hackett said, "Riverstone is one of the most successful and respected
private investment firms in the energy industry. I look forward to working
with its talented professionals, investors, and clients to fulfill the
tremendous capital and management needs of the global energy business and to
helping Riverstone continue to build upon its successful investment track
record. I also very much appreciate the Riverstone founders accommodating my
pre-existing plans to attend Harvard Divinity School."

Mr. Hackett stepped down from Anadarko on June 4, 2013 as part of a
long-planned succession process. Earlier in his career, he was Chairman and
Chief Executive Officer of Ocean Energy and, after that, President and Chief
Operating Officer of Devon Energy. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from
the University of Illinois and a Master of Business Administration from
Harvard University.

About Riverstone Holdings LLC
Riverstone is an energy and power-focused private investment firm founded in
2000 with approximately $24 billion of equity capital raised across seven
investment funds. Riverstone conducts buyout and growth capital investments
in the midstream, exploration & production, oilfield services, power and
renewable sectors of the energy industry. With offices in New York, London and
Houston, the firm has committed approximately $22.3 billion to 99 investments
in North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa and Asia. For more
information, visit www.riverstonellc.com.

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SOURCE Riverstone Holdings LLC

Website: http://www.riverstonellc.com
 
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