Exxon plans for unprecedented investment

NEW YORK, March 9 (UPI) -- Exxon Mobil said "an unprecedented level of investment" is needed to keep pace with the growing global demand for oil and natural gas.

Exxon: Free market holds energy solutions

DOHA, Qatar, Dec. 6 (UPI) -- World energy demand may increase 30 percent by 2040 and it's the free market that has the solutions to satisfy the hunger, an executive said from Doha.

Exxon: Efficiency isn't a luxury

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Nov. 22 (UPI) -- Governments around the world need to encourage a business climate that recognizes future energy challenges, an Exxon official said in Saudi Arabia.
Slow return to Gulf of Mexico, Exxon says

Slow return to Gulf of Mexico, Exxon says

WASHINGTON, Oct. 7 (UPI) -- The slow pace at which energy companies are allowed to return to work in the Gulf of Mexico is frustrating but understandable, an Exxon Mobil official said.
Exxon: BP wasted time in Gulf of Mexico

Exxon: BP wasted time in Gulf of Mexico

LONDON, April 20 (UPI) -- BP wasted a lot of time in responding to the Gulf of Mexico oil disaster last year with remedies it knew wouldn't work, the chief executive of Exxon Mobil said.
Exxon Mobil at odds with BP over spill

Exxon Mobil at odds with BP over spill

HOUSTON, March 10 (UPI) -- BP has done a disservice to the oil industry by leveling blame for the Deepwater Horizon accident in April on the entire energy sector, Exxon Mobil said.
Oil executives call spill a rare event

Oil executives call spill a rare event

WASHINGTON, June 15 (UPI) -- Oil executives testifying in Washington Tuesday labeled the Deepwater Horizon oil spill a rare event that has little chance of reoccurring.

Exxon cuts bonus pay as earnings drop

IRVING, Texas, Dec. 2 (UPI) -- U.S. energy giant Exxon Mobile Corp. gave its chief executive officer a hefty raise, but trimmed his bonus for 2009, the company said.

Economic recovery fueled by energy

SINGAPORE, Nov. 16 (UPI) -- World leaders need to advance policies that advocate investment in alternative and reliable energy supplies to encourage economic development, executives said.

Exxon Mobil ignoring economic 'noise'

IRVING, Texas, March 6 (UPI) -- U.S.-based supermajor Exxon Mobil reported plans to maintain aggressive investment strategies despite the global recession and declining energy prices.

ExxonMobil sees strong energy reserves

HOUSTON, Feb. 17 (UPI) -- American supermajor ExxonMobil said its replacement in 2008 of more than 100 percent of its oil production was on par with its decadelong forecasts.

Exxon chief backs carbon tax

WASHINGTON, Jan. 10 (UPI) -- The head of ExxonMobil, the world's largest oil company, has called for a carbon tax to help cut greenhouse gas emissions.

UPI Energy Watch

Gazprom has predicted $250 per barrel oil by next year; The Alberta government has launched a $178 million new technology plan; India's Reliance Industries is continuing to expand.

Rockefellers ask Exxon to split leadership

DALLAS, April 29 (UPI) -- Members of the Rockefeller family are urging Exxon Mobil Corp. shareholders to vote to split company leadership into two different positions, U.S. sources said.

ExxonMobil more than replaces its reserves

IRVING, Texas, Feb. 15 (UPI) -- Texas-based Exxon Mobil Corp. says additions to its worldwide proven oil and gas reserves totaled 1.7 billion oil-equivalent barrels in 2005.
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Rex Tillerson
Chairman and CEO ExxonMobil Corp. Rex Tillerson (L) testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Consolidation in the Oil and Gas Industry and its result of raising prices, in Washington on March 14, 2006. Tillerson was joined by Chairman and CEO James Mulva ConocoPhillips, Chairman and CEO Chevron Corp. David O'Reilly, CEO Valero Energy Corp. Bill Klesse, President Shell Oil Company John Hofmeister and President and CEO Ross Pillari BP American, Inc. (UPI Photo/Kevin Dietsch)

Rex W. Tillerson (born March 23, 1952, in Wichita Falls, Texas) is the current Chairman, President, and CEO of Exxon Mobil Corporation, positions previously held by Lee Raymond.

Tillerson graduated from Huntsville (Texas) High School in 1970. He was the recipient of a B.S. from The University of Texas at Austin in civil engineering. During his time at the UT-Austin, he was involved with the Tejas Club, Longhorn Band, and Alpha Phi Omega.. In 2006 he was named a Distinguished Engineering Graduate.

Tillerson joined The Exxon Company, U.S.A., in 1975 as an engineer. He held various positions with Exxon, domestically and internationally. In 1995, he became president of Exxon Yemen Inc. and Esso Exploration and Production Khorat Inc. In 1998, he became a vice president of Exxon Ventures (CIS) and president of Exxon Neftegas Limited with responsibility for Exxon's holdings in Russia and the Caspian Sea. In 1999, with the merger of Exxon and Mobil, he was named Executive Vice President of ExxonMobil Development Company.

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