Vice President of the ArkLaTex Region

Edgar Anderson is a veteran of over 30 years in the oil and gas industry where he has held various executive management positions.  He currently serves as Vice President of the ArkLaTex Region for PetroQuest Energy, LLC.  Prior to joining PetroQuest, he served as President of Maritech Resources, Inc. where he was involved from conception as a 2 person company in 2000 to its growth with over 100 employees and revenues of about $200 million in 2010.  Providing executive leadership and technical skills resulting in numerous successful acquisitions of oil and gas properties and very profitable exploitation.  Refocused the company from an acquirer of end-of-life properties to a successful strategic of adding value by drilling.  The new strategy has led to a successful exit through sale of assets in 2010 for about $250 million.

Prior to joining Maritech, Mr. Anderson established and served as President of Global Production, LLC, a Global Industries, Ltd. subsidiary, from 1998 to 2000.  Previously he held positions as Exploitation Engineering Advisor with Kerr-McGee Oil and Gas, Senior Staff Engineer with Sonat Exploration Corporation and Senior Engineer with Pennzoil Exploration and Production Company.

Mr. Anderson is an active member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers having served on the Board of the Gulf Coast Section and chaired the Houston General meeting.  He is an associate member of the Houston Association of Professional Landmen.  A Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Texas.  He received his B.S. degree in Petroleum Engineering from Texas A&M University.