CEO ExxonMobil, 2006- present
President of Exxon Mobil Corporation, 2001-2006
Executive Vice President of ExxonMobil Development Company, 1999-2001
Vice president of Exxon Ventures (CIS) and Esso Exploration and Production Khorat and president of Exxon Neftegas Limited with responsibility for Exxon's holdings in Russia and the Caspian Sea, 1998-1999
President of Exxon Yemen Inc.1995-1998
Trustee for Center for Strategic and International Studies, current
Member of American Petroleum Institute, current
Born March 23, 1952, in Wichita Falls, Texas, Rex Tillerson graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a B.S. in civil engineering. He joined The Exxon Company, U.S.A., in 1975 as an engineer.
Tillerson is a member of the Executive Committee and Policy Committee of the American Petroleum Institute. He is also a trustee of the Center for Strategic and International Studies. In addition, he is a member of the National Petroleum Council, the Business Roundtable and its Energy Task Force, an honorary trustee of the Business Council for International Understanding, and a member of the Emergency Committee for American Trade.
Under Rex Tillerson, ExxonMobil has become the most profitable company in the world.
Though Mr. Tillerson has publicly affirmed the reality of global warming and the necessity to enact regulations on greenhouse gasses, ExxonMobil continues to fund global warming denial organizations under his watch.