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Endeavour International Corporation
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; CompensatoryArrangements of Certain Officers.
On February 14, 2013, the board of directors of Endeavour International Corporation (Endeavour) appointed Catherine L. Stubbs as senior vice president and chief financial officer. Ms. Stubbs, age 46, served as Endeavours vice president finance since June 2007 and was promoted to senior vice president finance in September 2010. Ms. Stubbs has over 20 years of experience in financial management in the energy industry and eight years with Endeavour. She has served in various roles of increasing responsibility in corporate development, accounting and financial controls, and treasury roles since the inception of Endeavour. She began her financial career with KPMG LLP and later worked at Ocean Energy, Inc. and its predecessor company, where she served in a number of financial management positions. She holds a master of business administration and a bachelor of business administration from the University of Texas Austin.
In connection with her appointment as chief financial officer, Ms. Stubbs received a grant of 40,000 shares of restricted common stock under Endeavours 2010 Stock Incentive Plan. The restricted stock will vest in thirds on each of the first three anniversary dates.
There are no related party transactions between Endeavour and Ms. Stubbs. There is no arrangement or understanding between Ms. Stubbs and any other person pursuant to which Ms. Stubbs was appointed as Chief Financial Officer. Ms. Stubbs does not have any family relationships with any director, executive officer, or person nominated or chosen to become a director or executive officer of Endeavour.
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.