Hugh Menown

Executive Vice President, Interim Chief Financial Officer, and Chief Accounting Officer

Hugh Menown

Mr. Menown has served as Executive Vice President, Interim Chief Financial Officer and Chief Accounting Officer of Energy XXI since February 2017 and as Executive Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer of Energy XXI since May 2007. Previously, he served as Chief Information Officer of Energy XXI from July 2010 to October 2014, and he served as Senior Vice President from July 2010 until June 2014 when he was promoted to Executive Vice President. From August 2006 until his appointment as our Chief Accounting Officer, Mr. Menown worked for Energy XXI as an independent consultant, working for the first seven months of 2006 as an independent consultant in the energy industry. From March 2002 until December 2005 Mr. Menown was employed by Quanta Services, Inc., serving as Chief Financial Officer of two of its subsidiaries. From 1987 to 1999, Mr. Menown provided audit and related services for clients at PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP in the Houston office, where for seven years he was the partner in charge of the transaction services practice providing due diligence, mergers and acquisition advisory and strategic consulting to numerous clients in various industries. Mr. Menown has more than 35 years of experience in mergers and acquisitions, auditing and managerial finance, is a certified public accountant and a 1980 graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia with a bachelor’s degree in business administration