W&T Offshore Appoints Janet Yang As CFO; COO Thomas Murphy Resigns

W&T Offshore Inc. (NYSE: WTI) said Nov. 6 that Janet Yang has been appointed executive vice president and CFO of the Houston-based company focused in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.

Yang has roughly 16 years of finance, investment and strategy experience in the energy industry, including 10 years with W&T. She was recently appointed as acting CFO following the retirement of the company’s previous CFO, J. Daniel “Danny” Gibbons, in August.

Additionally, W&T announced on Nov. 6 that Thomas P. Murphy, senior vice president and COO who joined the company in 2012, has left W&T and vice presidents David M. Bump and William J. Williford will be assuming his duties.