On January 5, 2022, the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of NexTier Oilfield Solutions Inc. (the “Company”) appointed Dipo Iluyomade, current Finance Director of the Company, as Chief Accounting Officer and Treasurer effective on January 8, 2022, following the separation of service of the current Principal Accounting Officer, Phung Ngo-Burns on January 7, 2022. As previously reported, Mrs. Ngo-Burns is leaving the Company to pursue other opportunities, and her decision was not the result of any disagreement with the Company but rather a desire to pursue other interests and business leadership opportunities.
, age 44, has served as Finance Shared Services Director of the Company since 2019. Prior to joining the Company, Mr.
spent 20 years with Schlum berger working in financial roles of ever increasing responsibility around the world. Over his career, he has led a number of key financial and business critical functions, including finance shared services establishment, financial reporting, accounting, financial systems management and related internal controls.
He holds an MBA from Wayne State College, has advanced finance training from the Wharton Business School and a bachelor of science in accounting from Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria.
In connection with Mr. Iluyomade’s appointment as the Company’s Chief Accounting Officer, the Compensation Committee of the Board approved an increase in Mr. Iluyomade’s base salary to $250,000 per year, a target short term incentive award equal to 55% of Mr. Iluyomade’s base salary and special equity award in the amount of $200,000, which will be granted (i) 50% in restricted stock units, vesting in installments over a 3-year period and (ii) 50% in performance award units, vesting 100% at end of a 3-year term and subject to the achievement of the stated metrics.
There are no arrangements or understandings between Mr. Iluyomade and any other persons pursuant to which he was appointed as the Chief Accounting Officer of the Company, and Mr. Iluyomade has no direct or indirect material interest in any transaction required to be disclosed pursuant to Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K. Mr. Iluyomade does not have a familial relationship with any member of the board of directors or any executive officer of the Company.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
NEXTIER OILFIELD SOLUTIONS INC.
Dated: January 7, 2022
/s/ KEVIN MCDONALD
Name: Kevin McDonald
Title: Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel
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