Alex Juden is secretary and general counsel, a position he assumed in April 2009. Juden is responsible for compliance with all NYSE and Securities and Exchange Commission requirements. He is the primary contact and relationship manager with the company’s independent directors, primary internal caretaker of corporate governance, and head of the global legal function.
Prior to his current role, he held various positions, including director of compliance—a position he held since February 2005—and general counsel for Schlumberger WesternGeco.
Juden joined Schlumberger in 2000 as litigation counsel for Schlumberger Limited. Prior to 2000, he held legal positions in various Texas State and Federal litigation practices. Before practicing law, Juden served seven years in the United States Navy as a naval aviator.
Juden holds a bachelor’s degree in history and political science from Rice University and a juris doctorate degree from University of Houston Law Center, both in Texas.