BRIEF-Penn West announces new Chief Executive Officer
Oct 4 (Reuters) - Penn West Petroleum Ltd
* Penn West announces new Chief Executive Officer, David French, to succeed Dave Roberts
* French will be joining as President and CEO and will join board of directors with effect from October 24, 2016
* French most recently served as President and CEO Of Bankers Petroleum Ltd
* Roberts will continue to lead Penn West in October Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
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