Chief Executive Officer, Laredo Petroleum
Jason Pigott joined Laredo in June 2019 and currently serves as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director. Mr. Pigott has more than 20 years of experience in the energy exploration and production industry, most recently serving as Executive Vice President – Operations and Technical Services for Chesapeake Energy where he led all drilling and completions operations, digital operations, supply chain and land efforts. Prior to joining Chesapeake in 2013, he was with Anadarko Petroleum for 14 years, serving in positions of increasing responsibility, focused primarily on onshore unconventional play development in the Eagle Ford Shale, Haynesville Shale, Delaware Basin and various tight-sand plays in East Texas. Mr. Pigott holds a Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering from Texas A&M University and an MBA from the University of North Carolina, Kenan-Flagler School of Business.
In 2021, Jason spoke at the Northam Energy Capital Assembly on the panel: Digitalisation as a Means of Creating Synergies & Driving Industry Consolidation.
He will be returning in 2022 to speak on the panel: Making a Strength Out of the US ESG Story: Understanding What Data to Leverage to Win Over the Generalist Investors that Reside in the Middle of the Spectrum