President CEO, Executive Director
Mr. Edward T. Story, Jr., is President, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director of Soco International Plc. He was Appointed in April 1997. He was one of the founding directors of SOCO International plc and serves as President and Chief Executive Officer. Under his leadership, SOCO acquired its principal assets in Vietnam and, by building strong relationships with its partners, has progressed the assets from initial exploration through to being one of the largest producing fields in Vietnam. Ed has over 46 years experience in the oil and gas industry, beginning with Exxon Corporationrationration, where he held various positions including seven years resident in the Far East. He was formerly the Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of The Superior Oil Company, a cofounder and Vice Chairman of Conquest Exploration Company and a cofounder and President of Snyder Oil Corporationrationrations international subsidiary, which merged its controlled holdings into Cairn Energy, thereby creating the leading South Asian oil and gas company in the UK Independent sector. Ed was a nonexecutive director of Cairn Energy PLC until 2008 and is currently a nonexecutive director of Cairn India Limited.