Corporate Governance

Corporate Governance

W&T Offshore takes its fiduciary responsibility to its shareholders seriously and believes that its commitment to its fiduciary responsibility is critical to its goal of driving sustained shareholder value. We promote a strong ethical climate throughout our organization, supported by appropriate internal controls and accounting processes to support the integrity of our operations. Recent initiatives to formalize our accounting controls and procedures and corporate governance are consistent with our history of driving sustained shareholder value.

Print copies of the following:

  • Audit Committee Charter
  • Compensation Committee Charter
  • Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee Charter
are available in print form to those shareholders who request them.


Procedures for Reporting Improper, Illegal or Unethical Activities or Conduct

If you have any good faith complaints or concerns about the Company’s conduct or activities or that of any employee of the Company, we encourage you to take advantage of the Procedures for Reporting Improper, Illegal or Unethical Activities or Conduct which may be accessed under the Governance Documents heading at the bottom of the page. Persons with complaints or concerns may report them verbally or in writing, including through emails and letters, to:

Shahid A. Ghauri
General Counsel
c/o W&T Offshore, Inc.
Nine Greenway Plaza, Suite 300
Houston, TX 77046
or by email to

In addition, the Company has retained the services of an independent service provider, EthicsPoint, to provide you with a simple, risk-free way to anonymously and confidentially report improper, illegal or unethical activity or conduct that you know of or suspect to have occurred. You can choose to remain anonymous, and in such a case, the information you provide to EthicsPoint will be sent to the Company on a totally confidential and anonymous basis. You may submit complaints or concerns in this manner at any time (seven days a week and 24 hours a day).

EthicsPoint help-line 888-564-8023 toll free
Web:click here

Procedures for Contacting Presiding Director

Shareholders and other interested parties are able to communicate with the non-employee directors of the Company through its Presiding Director, Stuart B. Katz. Parties who would like to contact Mr. Katz on a confidential basis may do so by sending an email to or by mailing a written communication to Presiding Director, W&T Offshore, Inc., Nine Greenway Plaza, Suite 300, Houston, Texas 77046.