ROGER W. JENKINS

El Dorado-based Murphy Oil, a global energy supplier, announced Thursday that its CEO, Roger W. Jenkins, is taking medical leave on account of coronavirus.

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Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR) today announced that Roger W. Jenkins, President and Chief Executive Officer has, pending test results, a presumptive diagnosis of COVID-19, and has taken a temporary medical leave. He is expected to completely recover, however, in the interim, David R. Looney, the company’s Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will temporarily assume Roger’s responsibilities as President and Chief Executive Officer.