At the UT Energy Symposium this week, Rob Gardner, Manager, Economics and Energy Division, Corporate Strategic Planning at ExxonMobil, will give a talk titled “ExxonMobil 2017 Outlook for Energy: A View to 2040.”
In Rob’s over 35 years in the industry, he has managed both Gas and Gas Liquid businesses in the United States. He has worked in the Asia Pacific and been involved in Liquid Natural Gas business development, sales and project development. He has managed business development activities in a number of countries. He lived in Qatar and Indonesia working with National Oil Company representatives to promote LNG projects. In his early career, he worked in engineering activities involved in supplying gas to US markets and worked in sales of gas to those markets.
He manages the group responsible for preparing ExxonMobil’s Energy Outlook. Rob has worked in ExxonMobil’s Corporate Strategic Planning Department since 2009 leading the development of the company’s key outlooks.
Rob graduated from Louisiana State University in 1978 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemical Engineering and began his working career with Mobil Oil in Louisiana.
The UT Energy Symposium meets every Thursday during the long semesters. Come early to attend a networking session before the talk: refreshments will be served at 4:45 p.m. in the POB Connector Lobby outside the auditorium.