OKLAHOMA CITY, March 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AELP would like to thank EMG, its numerous investors and industry friends for the tremendous outpouring of support for the company and for the McClendon family. While all of the employees of AELP are deeply saddened by this tragic event, we are firm in our conviction that Aubrey would want us to persevere and continue his extraordinary legacy of innovation and creativity.
Scott R. Mueller, Ryan A. Turner, and Thomas J. Blalock, Aubrey's leadership team at AELP, added, "We are proud to have worked for Aubrey and to have been a part of starting seven institutionally-funded businesses under his leadership. One of Aubrey's many skills was recruiting, motivating and retaining the industry's strongest talent and each of the businesses that Aubrey created with EMG is led by a dedicated management team that is positioned for success in the years to come. While Aubrey's absence will leave a tremendous void on the AELP platform, we employ a talented team of individuals that will be available to support, if needed, the existing businesses and it will carry on the new business development tradition established by our founder, friend and mentor, Aubrey K. McClendon."
Founded in April 2013 by Aubrey K. McClendon, AELP is an oil and natural gas operating and asset management company located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, US. The company seeks to deliver best-in-class financial and operating results to investors and partners through industry-leading capabilities in developing, managing, and creating independent oil and natural gas businesses in premier onshore U.S. and international oil and natural gas fields.