LONDON: Former Pentagon press secretary Geoff Morrell has been appointed head of communications for BP America, effective immediately.
An internal memo on Monday announced the hire. Morrell will report to Peter Henshaw, BP's group head of communications.
He will "work with senior leadership across the USA businesses and functions," the memo read. He will be based in Washington, DC, and will travel regularly to BP's headquarters in Houston, TX, and London, England.
Prior to joining BP, Morrell served as Pentagon press secretary for four ...