Baker Hughes Names Nelson Ney as President of Centrilift

13 Dec, 2007, 00:00 ET from Baker Hughes Incorporated

    HOUSTON, Dec. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Baker Hughes Incorporated
 (NYSE:   BHI; EBS) announced today that Nelson Ney has been appointed
 President of Centrilift and Vice President of Baker Hughes Incorporated
 effective immediately, succeeding Charles S. "Charlie" Wolley who is
 leaving the company.
 
     David H. Barr, Group President, Completion and Production, said: "I am
 pleased to announce the appointment of Nelson Ney as President of
 Centrilift. His strong international experience, in our Latin America and
 Europe, Africa, Russia and Caspian regions, and a proven track record of
 profitable performance and leadership, at both Centrilift and Hughes
 Christensen, will be invaluable assets to Centrilift."
 
     Biography
 
     Mr. Ney, 44, has served as Operations Vice President, for Hughes
 Christensen's Europe, Africa, Russia and Caspian region since November
 2006. Prior to November 2006 he served as Operations Vice President, for
 Centrilift's Latin America region, a position he had held since August
 2005. He joined Baker Hughes as Marketing Manager in Colombia in 1991.
 Since then he has held a variety of operations, technical and management
 positions in Latin America with both Centrilift and Hughes Christensen.
 Before that he served as an operations engineer for Occidental Petroleum,
 also in Colombia. Mr. Ney holds a Bachelor degree in Petroleum Engineering
 from the University of Tulsa.
 
     Baker Hughes is a leading provider of drilling, formation evaluation,
 completion and production products and services to the worldwide oil and
 gas industry.
 
     Baker Hughes is a leading provider of drilling, formation evaluation,
 completion and production products and services to the worldwide oil and
 gas industry.
 
     Contact:
 
     Gary R. Flaharty (713) 439-8039
 
     H. Gene Shiels (713) 439-8822
 
 
 

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    HOUSTON, Dec. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Baker Hughes Incorporated
 (NYSE:   BHI; EBS) announced today that Nelson Ney has been appointed
 President of Centrilift and Vice President of Baker Hughes Incorporated
 effective immediately, succeeding Charles S. "Charlie" Wolley who is
 leaving the company.
 
     David H. Barr, Group President, Completion and Production, said: "I am
 pleased to announce the appointment of Nelson Ney as President of
 Centrilift. His strong international experience, in our Latin America and
 Europe, Africa, Russia and Caspian regions, and a proven track record of
 profitable performance and leadership, at both Centrilift and Hughes
 Christensen, will be invaluable assets to Centrilift."
 
     Biography
 
     Mr. Ney, 44, has served as Operations Vice President, for Hughes
 Christensen's Europe, Africa, Russia and Caspian region since November
 2006. Prior to November 2006 he served as Operations Vice President, for
 Centrilift's Latin America region, a position he had held since August
 2005. He joined Baker Hughes as Marketing Manager in Colombia in 1991.
 Since then he has held a variety of operations, technical and management
 positions in Latin America with both Centrilift and Hughes Christensen.
 Before that he served as an operations engineer for Occidental Petroleum,
 also in Colombia. Mr. Ney holds a Bachelor degree in Petroleum Engineering
 from the University of Tulsa.
 
     Baker Hughes is a leading provider of drilling, formation evaluation,
 completion and production products and services to the worldwide oil and
 gas industry.
 
     Baker Hughes is a leading provider of drilling, formation evaluation,
 completion and production products and services to the worldwide oil and
 gas industry.
 
     Contact:
 
     Gary R. Flaharty (713) 439-8039
 
     H. Gene Shiels (713) 439-8822
 
 
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