CALGARY, Alberta & WASHINGTON
& BEIJING - Friday, March 1st 2013 [ME NewsWire]
NewsWire)-- Hill+Knowlton Strategies provided strategic counsel and campaign management
to CNOOC Limited on its $15.1 billion acquisition of Canadian oil and gas
company Nexen Inc., the largest-ever foreign acquisition by any Chinese
company. The deal closed Monday, 25 February.
CNOOC Limited is China’s largest
producer of offshore crude oil and natural gas and one of the largest
independent oil and gas exploration and production companies in the world.
Hill+Knowlton Strategies tapped team
members from its vast global network of 90 offices in 52 countries. Specialists
from the Calgary, Ottawa, Toronto, Washington, D.C. and Beijing offices
provided extensive expertise and experience in ensuring a successful
For years, clients have relied on
Hill+Knowlton Strategies to deliver insights, perspectives and actionable
recommendations to navigate and manage extensive and diverse portfolios of
issues and influencers. Offering a unique understanding of the intersection
between public policy, public perception and communication, our team of
strategic communications professionals, former journalists, political campaign
veterans and former government staffers, prides itself on knowing how politics
and public policy work together, keeping on top of the latest tactics and
trends and understanding advocacy for business priorities.
Megan Schaefer, 212-885-0463