ConocoPhillips has announced that its Board of Directors  has elected Jeffrey Joerres to serve as a board member. The appointment of Jeffrey increases the number of ConocoPhillips Directors to 11, of which 10 are independent. Jeffrey will serve on the Audit and Finance Committee and the Committee on Directors’ Affairs of the ConocoPhillips board. 

Jeffery served as Chief Executive Officer of ManpowerGroup Inc. from 1999 to 2014, as Chairman of the Board from 2001 to 2014, and as Executive Chairman from May 2014 to December 2015. He joined ManpowerGroup in 1993 and served as Vice President of Marketing and Senior Vice President of European Operations and Marketing and Major Account Development.

“ConocoPhillips will benefit from Jeff’s extensive global leadership experience and substantial involvement on both public and private boards,” said Ryan Lance, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of ConocoPhillips. “We are pleased to add a new director who brings key qualifications and skills to the current composition of the board and look forward to his guidance with respect to the company’s operations and interests.”

Jeffery currently serves on the Boards of The Western Union Company, Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc., Boys and Girls Clubs of Milwaukee, BMO Harris Bradley Center and Kohler Co.

He is a former Director and Chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and has served as Co-Chair for the European and Indian World Economic Forums.

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13th July 2018

13th July 2018