Tellurian Makes Leadership Changes

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Tellurian Inc. (NYSE American: TELL) announced today the following leadership changes:

  • Executive Vice President and President of Driftwood Assets, Samik Mukherjee, has been appointed President of Tellurian Investments, and has responsibility for the development of all Tellurian’s assets, including upstream, Driftwood LNG and pipeline, as well as permitting, safety and asset integrity.
  • Daniel Belhumeur, President of Tellurian Inc., retains accountability for finance, investor relations, legal, public and government affairs and human resources.
  • Presidents Samik Mukherjee and Daniel Belhumeur will jointly manage Tellurian’s commercial activities as we integrate our commercial activities with future operational execution and optimization.
  • Tellurian Chief Executive Officer Octávio Simões will move into an advisory role, and as previously announced, is to retire in June 2024.

Executive Chairman Martin Houston said, “Since December, our focus has been on delivering value for our shareholders and customers and Tellurian’s recent activities support that focus. We are now further aligning our internal resources to better serve these changes. Both Samik and Daniel are experienced leaders, and I have the utmost confidence they will thrive in their added responsibilities.”

Houston added, “I am encouraged by Tellurian’s progress in the last few months and we will continue to focus on delivering Driftwood LNG. We are grateful for Octávio’s guidance over the past several years. He has helped position Tellurian for the future, and we wish him the best of fortune as he transitions to retirement.”

About Tellurian Inc.

Tellurian intends to create value for shareholders by building a low-cost, global natural gas business, profitably delivering natural gas to customers worldwide. Tellurian is developing a portfolio of LNG marketing and infrastructure assets that includes an ~ 27.6 mtpa LNG export facility and an associated pipeline. Tellurian is based in Houston, Texas, and its common stock is listed on the NYSE American under the symbol “TELL”.

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