Loren K. Carroll is currently an independent consultant and business advisor. From March 1994 until April 2006, Mr. Carroll served as President and Chief Executive Officer of M-I SWACO and Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Smith International, Inc., the world’s leading supplier of drilling fluids and related equipment and services to the oil and gas industry. M-I SWACO was owned 60% by Smith International, Inc. Mr. Carroll began his career with Smith International, Inc. in 1984. Prior to that time, Mr. Carroll was a managing partner with Arthur Andersen & Co. Mr. Carroll currently serves on the board of directors of CGG and is a member of its Audit Committee. Mr. Carroll graduated from California State University at Long Beach with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting. Mr. Carroll joined the KBR Board in April 2007. He serves as Chairman of the Board.