Herbert S. Vogel – Chief Operating Officer

Herb Vogel was appointed Chief Operating Officer in June 2019.  He joined the company in March 2012 and was appointed Executive Vice President – Operations in August 2014.  Mr. Vogel has 35 years of experience in the oil and gas business and joined the Company after his retirement from BP, where he most recently served as the President of BP Energy Co. and Regional Business Unit Leader of North American Gas & Power. Previous roles included COO – NGL, Power & Financial Products in Houston, Managing Director Gas Europe & Africa in London, and Sr. VP of the Tangguh LNG Project in Indonesia.


Mr. Vogel started his career as a reservoir engineer with ARCO Alaska, Inc., and progressed through a series of positions of increasing responsibility in engineering, operations management, new ventures development, and business unit management in ARCO and BP. Mr. Vogel received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Colorado in 1982 and his M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin in 1984.  He currently serves on the Board of TXOGA and on the Engineering Advisory Council of the University of Colorado at Boulder.