Fritz Named President and CEO of MDU Resources Group's Pipeline and Energy Services Business
BISMARK, ND announces that has been named President and CEO of , the company's pipeline and energy services business.
He succeeds Steven L. Bietz, who will retire after a 34-year career with the company.
"Martin has extensive industry experience and a strong track record of business growth," said , President and CEO of MDU Resources. "We are confident that he will be able to lead our strong team to accelerate WBI Holdings' growth and transformation into a larger midstream business."
Goodin noted that Fritz built an impressive record of accomplishments during a 15-year career at EQT Corporation. He held a number of executive positions with both operational and functional responsibilities, including president of EQT Midstream Operations. He was the first leader of EQT's midstream business unit and executed on a successful growth strategy in the prolific Marcellus natural gas play.
Fritz has a bachelor's degree in business and economics from the University of Pittsburgh and a law degree from the Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University. His legal experience includes merger and acquisition, corporate and securities law. He began his career with Ernst & Young and is a Certified Public Accountant. He also is a graduate of the University of Idaho's Graduate Utility Executive Institute. Fritz and his family are in the process of relocating to Bismarck, North Dakota.