HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (NYSE:PAA) today announced that Tim Moore, Vice President and General Counsel, has retired effective today. Moore is succeeded by Richard McGee. McGee joined the PAA organization in 2009 as Vice President–Legal and Business Development for PAA Natural Gas Storage (PNG) and in 2011 took on additional responsibilities as Vice President and Deputy General Counsel for PAA in preparation for this transition.
During his nearly 12 years at PAA, Moore has played a key role in helping the company navigate through a number of significant developments in the petroleum industry, various financial market conditions and corporate governance issues. Moore was also a key contributor in helping PAA complete a number of transforming acquisitions and mergers.
“Tim Moore has been an integral part of the growth and success of Plains All American Pipeline during the past 12 years,” said Greg L. Armstrong, Chairman and CEO of PAA. “We are grateful to Tim and his family for his many years of devoted service and we wish him the best in his retirement.”
“PAA is fortunate to have a very capable and experienced successor in Richard McGee already within the PAA organization,” Armstrong said.
Prior to joining PNG in September 2009, McGee served three years as General Counsel for Duke Energy’s unregulated businesses and lead counsel for corporate mergers and acquisitions and, more recently, served eight years as President of Duke Energy International as the senior executive responsible for leading and managing Duke Energy’s operations outside of North America. Prior to that, McGee was a partner at the firm Vinson & Elkins, where he spent more than 12 years as an energy mergers and acquisitions attorney.
McGee will retain his responsibilities as General Counsel for PNG. He has transferred responsibility for PNG’s acquisition activities to John Rutherford, PAA’s Executive Vice President with responsibility for acquisitions and strategic planning.
PAA owns a network of approximately 16,000 miles of liquids pipelines, approximately 100 million barrels of liquids storage capacity and handles more than 3 million barrels of physical product on a daily basis.
Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. is a publicly traded master limited partnership engaged in the transportation, storage, terminalling and marketing of crude oil and refined products, as well as in the processing, transportation, fractionation, storage and marketing of natural gas liquids. Through its general partner interest and majority equity ownership position in PAA Natural Gas Storage, L.P. (NYSE: PNG), PAA owns and operates natural gas storage facilities. PAA is headquartered in Houston, Texas.