Amec Foster Wheeler appoints new CEO

UK-based engineering company Amec Foster Wheeler announced on Wednesday 27 April that it has named Jonathan Lewis as chief executive officer.

Lewis, who is currently a senior vice president for Halliburton, will relocate from Houston, Texas to London on 1 June to begin his new role.

The new head of Amec Foster Wheeler brings with him 30 years of experience in the oil and gas industry, and has held a number of senior roles at Halliburton since joining in 1996.

Interim CEO Ian McHoul will return to his position as chief financial officer.