Chris has over 34 years of global experience in the oil and gas industry within ExxonMobil and its affiliates. During that time, Chris held senior executive positions in refining, the midstream, engineering and other Downstream roles. Chris has significant experience in formulating and executing long-term strategies, business restructuring activities, mergers and acquistions, supply chain management, and negotiations. He was also responsible for operations and project execution for multi billion dollar facilities and capital projects. He brings with him a wealth of experience in relationships with unions, successful government advocacy, boards of industry groups, supplier interactions, and in engaging academia. Throughout his career at ExxonMobil, he developed a breadth of international experience across Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the Americas.
Chris holds a BS in Chemical Engineering from South Dakota School of Mines and Technology.