4 February 2014
Bristow Group Inc. (NYSE: BRS) said that William E. Chiles, president and chief executive officer, will retire from those positions at the company´s annual meeting of shareholders on July 31, 2014, and be succeeded by Jonathan E. Baliff, Bristow´s senior vice president and chief financial officer.
Following the annual meeting, Chiles will also step down from the board of directors. He will remain an employee of Bristow Group in a consulting role through July 31, 2016. It is anticipated that Baliff will be nominated for election to the board at the annual meeting.
Bristow Group is the provider of helicopter services to the worldwide offshore energy industry based on the number of aircraft operated and one of two helicopter service providers to the offshore energy industry with global operations. For more information, visit www.bristowgroup.com.