Unit Corp. names new executive officer


Tulsa-based Unit Corporation will soon get a new Chief Accounting Officer and Controller.

The company announced its Board of Directors promoted Dylan Cope to the position effective Oct. 1, 2023.

The 37-year old Cope previously served as Business Operations Controller, a position he held since June 2021. He has held other various positions within the Unit’s finance and accounting department since joining in April 2019.

Before joining the company, Cope served as a Senior Manager at Grant Thornton, LLP.

Tom Sell, the Company’s Chief Financial Officer, commented, “In his role as Business Operations Controller, Dylan has demonstrated the financial acumen and leadership skills necessary to serve as the Company’s Chief Accounting Officer and Controller. We are looking forward to his continued contributions to the Company in this new role.”

Cope will receive an annual base salary of $247,500. No bonuses or equity awards were granted in connection with his appointment.