Kelly Youngblood joined MRC Global Inc. on November 18, 2019. Mr. Youngblood currently holds the title of Executive Vice President (EVP) until the retirement of James E. Braun, EVP and Chief Financial Officer (CFO), on March 1, 2020, at which time, Mr. Youngblood will assume the role of EVP and CFO.
Mr. Youngblood brings more than 30 years of energy and finance expertise to MRC Global. He joins MRC Global from BJ Services, LLC, the largest North American-focused pure-play pressure pumping services provider where he serves as EVP and CFO. Prior to being CFO at BJ Services, Mr. Youngblood was the Senior Vice President and CFO at Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. Before that, he held a variety of finance and accounting positions of increasing responsibility at Halliburton, including Vice President of Investor Relations, where he was awarded Institutional Investor magazine's Best Investor Relations for the Oil Services and Equipment Sector twice.