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Texaco Press Release - Joe Gasca Appointed Assistant to Management for Texaco


WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 3 - Joe Gasca has been appointed Assistant to Management in the office of Texaco Senior Vice President and President of Worldwide Exploration and Production, John J. O'Connor, effective May 1, 1998.

Gasca currently serves as General Manager of Texaco Operated Production for Texaco Ltd, located in Aberdeen, Scotland. In his new assignment, he will relocate to Texaco's corporate offices in Harrison, N.Y.

In making the announcement, O'Connor said, "Joe Gasca's extensive experience in worldwide upstream operations will be a tremendous asset to our upstream leadership team."

Gasca was graduated with a bachelor of science degree in petroleum engineering from the University of Texas at Austin in 1978. He joined Texaco in the company's Producing Department in 1979 as a Petroleum Engineer in Sour Lake, Texas. Since joining Texaco, Gasca has held a number of positions of increasing responsibility, including Exploitation Area Manager - Gulf of Mexico in New Orleans; Producing Area Manager in Kilgore, Texas; and Assistant Division Manager, Production-Onshore Division in New Orleans.

Updated: April 1998