Eric M Walker has been appointed as president of Chevron Bangladesh, a subsidiary of the American multinational energy corporation Chevron.
Walker is set to take office in July this year while his predecessor, Neil Menzies, will be taking on a new position with the company in the US.
Prior to joining Chevron Bangladesh, Walker was general manager of Reservoir Management for Europe, Eurasia, and the Middle East.
Walker began his career with Chevron in 1987 as a petroleum engineer.
He holds a bachelor's degree in petroleum engineering from Texas A&M University and a master's degree in business administration from the University of Louisiana.