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Business Strategy

With leasehold positions in some of the premiere onshore resource plays in the United States, Chesapeake is focused on responsibly and efficiently converting these resources into value for our shareholders. We are committed to building a stronger, more prosperous company as we work to execute our key strategic priorities, which consist of two fundamental tenets:

Financial Discipline

  • Balance capital expenditures with cash flow from operations
  • Implement competitive capital allocation process to ensure highest quality projects are funded
  • Divest noncore assets and affiliates
  • Reduce financial and operational risk and complexity
  • Achieve investment grade metrics


Profitable and Efficient Growth from Captured Resources

  • Develop our world-class inventory
  • Target top-quartile operating and financial metrics
  • Aggressively benchmark and post appraise our performance
  • Pursue continuous improvement
  • Drive value leakage out of our operations
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