Our Purpose

Today, the world faces a dual challenge: To meet growing demand for energy and to do so in a cleaner, more sustainable way. We believe society can accomplish both, and at Apache, we strive to meet those challenges while creating value for all our stakeholders.

We invite you to read more about our commitment to sustainability.

Apache Operations

Our Vision and Values

Our VISION is to be the premier exploration and production company, contributing to global progress by helping meet the world’s energy needs.


  • Safety is not negotiable and will not be compromised.
  • Expect top performance and innovation.
  • Seek relentless improvement in all facets.
  • Drive to succeed with a sense of urgency.
  • Invest in our greatest asset: our people.
  • Foster a contrarian spirit.
  • Treat our stakeholders with respect and dignity.
  • We derive benefit from the Earth and take our environmental responsibility seriously.
  • Conduct our business with honesty and integrity.

Our Story

Apache Corporation is an oil and gas exploration and production company with operations in the United States, Egypt and the United Kingdom and exploration activities offshore Suriname.

Since 1954, Apache has built a team unified by our values, our commitment to building shareholder value, and our culture, which empowers every employee to make decisions and achieve the company’s goals. Our global team is brought together by a sense of ownership and the knowledge that the best answers win. We strive to deliver shareholder returns while helping to fulfill global energy needs and developing innovative, more sustainable ways to operate. We aim to be a community partner in our areas of operation, focused on protecting the safety and health of our employees, communities and the environment.


Learn more about the history of Apache Corporation.



Apache’s leaders explore what’s possible.



Good corporate governance is central to our operations.