British Knight Appointed to NextDecade’s Board

October 22, 2019

NextDecade Corp. has a new appointment to its board of directors.

Sir Frank Chapman will be a non-executive independent director for the Houston LNG development and pipeline company.

The British knight is a mechanical engineering graduate from Queen Mary College, London University, and has spent 40 years in the oil and gas industry, beginning his career with BP plc before moving to Royal Dutch Shell plc, where he worked for 18 years.

NextDecade Chairman and CEO Matt Schatzman called it “a true honor to welcome Sir Frank to NextDecade’s board.”

“His insights and experience, gained from his distinguished career and outstanding record of business achievement in the energy industry, especially in LNG project construction and operations, will be invaluable to the board and our company.”