Chesapeake to complete search for McClendon replacement by April

Published February 21, 2013

| Reuters

Chesapeake Energy Corp's board of directors expects to complete its search to replace Chief Executive Officer Aubrey McClendon by the time he leaves on April 1, a company official said on Thursday.

Investor relations executive Jeff Mobley made the comment on the company's fourth-quarter earnings call.

(Reporting By Anna Driver; Editing by Gerald E. McCormick)