Washington, D.C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): December 19, 2019



Altus Midstream Company

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   001-38048   81-4675947

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

One Post Oak Central, 2000 Post Oak Boulevard, Suite 100

Houston, Texas 77056-4400

(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (713) 296-6000



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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


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Name of each exchange

on which registered

Class A common stock,

$0.0001 par value

  ALTM   NASDAQ Global Market

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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

On December 19, 2019, the board of directors (the “Board”) of Altus Midstream Company (the “Company”) appointed Christopher J. Monk as a new director of the Company’s Board, with a term expiring at the Company’s annual meeting of stockholders in 2020. Mr. Monk was designated by Apache Corporation (“Apache”) to fill a vacancy on the Board. Mr. Monk is an employee of Apache and, as such, does not receive additional compensation for the services he will provide as a member of the Company’s Board.

No material plan, contract, or arrangement was entered into or materially amended, and there was no grant or award to Mr. Monk or modification thereto under any such plan, contract, or arrangement, in connection with his appointment to the Board. Mr. Monk has (i) no family relationship with any director or other executive officer of the Company or any person nominated or chosen by the Company to become a director or executive officer, (ii) no arrangements or understandings with any other person pursuant to which he was selected as a director, and (iii) no direct or indirect material interest in any transaction or series of similar transactions contemplated by Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K other than through his employment with Apache.

Mr. Monk currently serves as Director, Market Strategies at Apache. Mr. Monk joined Apache as Manager, Energy Fundamentals in 2018. Prior to joining Apache, Mr. Monk served as Portfolio Manager at Hudson Ridge Asset Management (“Hudson Ridge”), an energy investment manager, where he was responsible for trading and research in the natural gas market. Before joining Hudson Ridge in 2013, Mr. Monk held a variety of roles between 2007 and 2012 in ConocoPhillips’ Commercial Supply and Trading group. Mr. Monk holds a Bachelor of Science in Physics from Texas A&M University.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


Date: December 20, 2019       /s/ Rajesh Sharma
      Rajesh Sharma
      Corporate Secretary