Tag: Rex Tillerson

Executive pay drops as shareholder pressure rises on oil giants

Several of the largest U.S. energy companies cut into top-shelf executive pay last year as activist investors pushed them to shrink their oil empires and steer more capital to shareholder pockets.  More »

Energy’s global tiger can bear sanctions on Russia

Losing money on possible economic sanctions in Russia would amount to a little more than a rounding error for Exxon Mobil, the U.S. energy company with the biggest stake in a country under international pressure to release its grip on Ukraine.  More »

Exxon CEO’s lawsuit against water tower fuels public outrage (video)

Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson is at the center of a media firestorm over a lawsuit protesting a water tower near his $5 million horse ranch north of Dallas.  More »

Exxon chief: US will be energy secure by 2020 (video)

The United States will be energy secure by the end of the decade, Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson told CNBC Thursday.  More »

Exxon Russia ambitions show oil trumps Obama-Putin spats

As Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin argue over human rights in Russia and the fate of fugitive U.S. intelligence analyst Edward Snowden, the countries’ biggest oil companies are preparing to drill for giant discoveries together in the Arctic Ocean.  More »

Eight energy leaders rank among Forbes Most Powerful People

Several kings of the energy world landed on Forbes’ list of the World’s Most Powerful People, ranking among world leaders and wealthy philanthropists.  More »

Executives to Obama: Rejecting pipeline would threaten economy

More than 160 business executives on Thursday warned President Barack Obama that rejecting the Keystone XL pipeline would send a dangerous signal to investors and threaten U.S. economic growth.  More »

Exxon CEO’s compensation rises 8 percent to $27.2M

Exxon Mobil Corp. gave its CEO $27.2 million in total compensation last year, an 8 percent increase as the oil giant posted its second-highest profit ever.  More »

Exxon CEO on death: ‘It makes a big impression on you’

In an exclusive interview with FuelFix, the Exxon Mobil Corp. CEO Rex Tillerson says his personal experience with death at the company has shaped his efforts to improve safety.  More »

Exxon Mobil CEO on spill: ‘I’m proud of the response’

Exxon Mobil Corp’s CEO, in an exclusive interview with FuelFix, said a rupture and oil spill last week from a company pipeline in Arkansas was regrettable, but that he is proud of the quick response to the incident.  More »

ExxonMobil chief and Iraq PM discuss oil plans

Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson met with Iraq’s prime minister on Monday to discuss the firm’s plans in the country, raising the possibility that Baghdad could be mending its dispute with America’s largest oil company over its work in the Kurdish region.  More »

Exxon reportedly considering sale of German Esso stations

Exxon Mobil Corp. is weighing a sale of its German Esso gas station chain, people familiar with the process told Bloomberg News. The unit includes more than 1,100 gas stations in Germany and may fetch more than $1.3 billion.  More »
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