Today I was surprised, total number of visitors to my blog reached the highest view status since I active blogging last month. All visitor interest visits and read news for yesterday posting the title of “Visiting the 20 World Petroleum Congress (WPC)” Thanks for all visitors to visit my blog. So today, I would like to continue share news about “WPC Excellence Awards“.
The Deputy Prime Minister and Chairman of the Administrative Control and Transparency Authority H E Abdullah bin Hamad Al Attiyah presenting the WPC Excellence Awards to Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of ExxonMobil Corporation, Rex W Tillerson, yesterday. ExxonMobil won two awards for their method of detecting oil and gas thousands of feet under water and rock and the highly successful campaign to increase the use of mosquito bed nets in malaria-endemic parts of Africa.
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
United States of America
A native of Wichita Falls, Texas, Mr. Tillerson earned a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin before joining Exxon Company, U.S.A. in 1975 as a Production Engineer.
In 1989, he became General Manager of EUSA’s Central Production Division, responsible for oil and gas production operations throughout a large portion of Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Kansas.
In 1992 Mr. Tillerson was named Production Advisor to Exxon Corporation. Three years later he was named President of Exxon Yemen Inc. and Esso Exploration and Production Khorat Inc., and in January 1998 became Vice President of Exxon Ventures (CIS) Inc. and President of Exxon Neftegas Limited. In those roles, he was responsible for Exxon’s holdings in Russia and the Caspian Sea as well as the Sakhalin I Consortium operations offshore Sakhalin Island, Russia.
In December 1999, he became Executive Vice President of ExxonMobil Development Company. Mr. Tillerson was named Senior Vice President of Exxon Mobil Corporation in August 2001, and was elected President of the Corporation and member of the board of directors on March 1, 2004. He assumed his current position January 1, 2006.
Mr. Tillerson is a member of the Executive Committee and is a former Chairman of the American Petroleum Institute. He is also a trustee of the Center for Strategic and International Studies. He is a member of the National Petroleum Council, a member of the Business Roundtable, an honorary trustee of the Business Council for International Understanding, and a member of the Emergency Committee for American Trade.
Mr. Tillerson is the National President of the Boy Scouts of America, Vice-Chairman of the Ford’s Theatre Society, and a former director of the United Negro College Fund. He is also a member of the Chancellor’s Council and the Engineering Advisory Board for the University of Texas at Austin and the Society of Petroleum Engineers.
(source: 20wpc, thepeninsulaqatar)
|Tuesday, 6th December 2011|
|Plenary 2: Qatar’s Role in the Energy Landscape of the Future|
|Session Chair||HE Dr. Mohammed Bin Saleh Al Sada, Minister of Energy & Industry, Qatar|
|Keynote Speakers||Rex Tillerson, Chairman & CEO, Exxon Mobil Corporation, USA
Peter Voser, CEO, Royal Dutch Shell, Netherlands