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Douglas E. Brooks new Aurora Oil & Gas CEO

Staff writer | Perth, Australia | October 18, 2012
Aurora Oil & GasOctober 18, 2012, Perth, Australia - Aurora Oil & Gas Limited announced that it has appointed Douglas E. Brooks to the role of chief executive officer, effective today.
During a 30 year career in the oil and gas industry, Mr. Brooks has held a number of senior executive positions, and was most recently the Senior Vice President of Business Development at Forest Oil Corporation, a position which he accepted in 2012.

Mr. Brooks spent 24 years with Marathon Oil Corporation and, in 2000, took on the role of Director of Upstream Mergers and Acquisitions, Worldwide and Business Development for North and South America.

In 2006, Mr. Brooks was appointed President and CEO of Compass Resources Corporation I, where he was responsible for development and subsequent divestiture of portfolio resource projects in Texas and Wyoming.

He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from the University of Wyoming - Casper and a Masters of Business Administration, Finance, from Our Lady of the Lake University in Texas.