This was possibly in an attempt to save his incompetent bosses, Marvin Odum and Peter Voser, from the same fate.
Voser later took early retirement.
It has been announced today that Lawrence has joined Stone Energy Corporation.
LAFAYETTE, La., Oct. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Stone Energy Corporation (NYSE: SGY) today announced the addition of David Lawrence to its Board of Directors, effective October 9, 2013. Mr. Lawrence has extensive global experience across the upstream business. He served as Executive Vice President Exploration and Commercial for Shell Upstream Americas…