ONE Gas expands board of directors by two

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The board of directors at ONE Gas, Inc. was expanded by two this week, according to a company announcement.

The addition of Yves C. Siegel, CFA, and Sanjay D. Meshri to the board expanded the number of directors to nine. Their appointments were effective July 2.

One is a founder of a New York investment consulting firm. The other is chairman and owner of a chemical company.

“It is a pleasure to welcome two new members to the ONE Gas Board of Directors at the conclusion of a successful selection process,” said Eduardo A. Rodriguez, chairman of the corporate governance committee. “Yves and Sanjay bring expertise and knowledge that further support our focus on safety, operational, and financial performance. We look forward to their contributions.”

Siegel, 64, is the founder and principal of Siegel Asset Management Partners, a New York-based investment advisory firm. Siegel has over 35 years of experience managing significant energy portfolios and launching new investment strategies in energy infrastructure. He earned a B.A. in Economics and an MBA from New York University. As a recognized asset management and investment strategy expert, Siegel contributes to mainstream media, including CNBC, The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times.

“Yves has a long history of actively engaging executive management teams and investors and is recognized as a thought leader in the energy sector,” said John W. Gibson, ONE Gas chairman. “His deep knowledge of the financial environment and our industry will greatly benefit our board.”

Meshri, 52, is the former chairperson of Advance Research Chemicals, Inc. (ARC), where he worked for 29 years before his retirement in 2021 when the company was sold to Inhance Technologies, where he serves on the board of directors subsequent to the sale. Meshri also remains the owner and chairperson of Thompson Chemical Corporation and is chairperson of Meshri Holdings. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from the University of Tulsa and has continued his education at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard University. He currently serves on the board of directors of Trust Company of Oklahoma.

“Sanjay is visionary with proven leadership and management capabilities,” continued Gibson. “He brings skills and experience to the board that will further support our focus on operational excellence and safety performance.”

Source: PR Newswire