The $185 million question about exxonmobil ceo tillerson joining trump’s cabinet by jena mcgregor by jena mcgregor email the author december 14, 2016 email the. Rex tillerson, the leading candidate to become trump's secretary of state, has close ties to russia that go back many years his relationship with russia even helped land tillerson the top job as exxon ceo. For exxon mobil it used to be rex tillerson but mr tillerson got appointed by the president of the united states as secretary of state mr tillerson got succeeded by darren woods who is now the ceo of one of the most powerful companies on earth. Who is rex tillerson, the ceo, president and chairman of exxon mobil corp that has emerged as the distinct front-runner in the race to be president-elect donald trump’s secretary of state. As chairman and ceo at exxon mobil corp, r w tillerson made $25,144,225 in total compensation of this total $3,167,000 was received as a salary, $1,670,000 was received as a bonus, $0 was received in stock options, $19,731,375 was awarded as stock and $575,850 came from other types of compensation. Editor's note, march 13, 2018: this column originally published dec 23, 2016, shortly after it was announced that rex tillerson would serve as secretary of state under president donald trump the president fired tillerson this morning and named cia director mike pompeo to replace him nine years. Watch video former exxonmobil ceo rex tillerson was confirmed today as the new secretary of state by a vote of 56 to 43 in the senate four democratic and all republican senators voted in favor of president donald trump's pick to be the nation's top diplomat.
R tillerson, ceo as one might know might know exxon mobil landed itself at the number one spot of the fortune 500 list in 2012 (fortune 500, 2012) over the last. Leak reveals rex tillerson was director of bahamas-based us-russian oil firm. Rex tillerson, chairman and ceo of exxon mobil corp, is a big fan of hydraulic fracturing for oil and natural gas, unless it's potentially undermining the property value of his texas ranch tillerson and some of his neighbors -- including former house majority leader dick armey (r-texas) -- filed a. Rex tillerson, the ceo of exxon mobil corp, is the expected choice of donald trump for the pivotal secretary of state post in the new administration, the new york times and several other media sources reported saturday tillerson, 64, emerged late in the selection process as a frontrunner. Tillerson also complained that the white house was leaking damaging information about him to the news media, according to a person familiar with the meeting above. Rex tillerson hired a ceo to overhaul the state department she quit 3 months into the job the secretary of state is struggling to deliver on his vision for a new.
Secretary of state rex tillerson: russia is already trying to interfere in us midterm congressional elections. More than a dozen current and former us officials familiar with briefing procedures said tillerson's predecessors would typically request far more detailed information his aide rc hammond said the directive reflected tillerson's focus on key facts rather than lack of interest in finer points of foreign policy. “trump seemed surprised and intrigued,” a source close to gates said of the tillerson suggestion that weekend, trump formally expanded the list again, setting up meetings with tillerson, retired adm james. Rex tillerson ceo, exxonmobil the chief executive of the world's largest publicly traded international oil and gas company may also be the next secretary of state of the united states in december.
President-elect donald trump defended exxon mobil chief rex tillerson—expected to be mr trump’s choice as secretary of state—as a “world-class player” who knows international leaders well. President-elect donald trump announced tuesday that he intends to nominate exxonmobil ceo rex tillerson for secretary of state, setting up what could be a contentious confirmation process amid bipartisan concerns about the.
Rex wayne tillerson (born march 23, 1952) is an american government official, civil engineer, and former energy executive who is the 69th and current united states secretary of state, serving since february 1, 2017 tillerson joined exxon in 1975 and rose to serve as the chairman and chief executive officer (ceo) of exxonmobil from. The senate confirmed former exxonmobil ceo rex tillerson as secretary of state on wednesday, even as democrats blocked progress on other cabinet nominees chosen by president trump.
President-elect donald trump is expected to nominate exxon mobil corp chief executive rex tillerson to be secretary of state, a selection that would reach outside the traditional foreign policy establishment to elevate a global business deal-maker. Who is rex tillerson, the ceo, president and chairman of exxon mobil corp that has emerged as the distinct front-runner in the race to be president-elect donald trump’s secretary of state the 64-year-old executive is the head of the largest oil company in the world it operates in dozens of. Rex tillerson rex tillerson is the former chairman and chief executive officer of exxon mobil corporation and the current secretary of state tillerson grew up in. Secretary of state rex tillerson considers himself a boy scout who is “riding for the brand” – the american people – and is ready to negotiate with north korean leader kim jong un in an effort to keep the dictator from bombing the united states.
Exxon mobil's ceo has joined a lawsuit to stop construction of a water tower near his home that would be used to in the fracking process to drill for oil. Tillerson has been ceo and chairman of the irving, texas, oil giant since 2006 exxon spelled out the arrangement with tillerson in a regulatory filing wednesday with the securities and exchange commission. Exxon also took $13 billion in charges against tillerson’s bets on natural gas in mexico and canada this year last year, it took a $213 billion write-down a year earlier - mostly on rocky mountain properties tied to tillerson’s 2010 purchase of natural gas producer xto energy inc - and disclosed it had reduced estimates of canadian oil reserves by. Tillerson’s downfall is reason to re-examine the notion that success as a corporate ceo is necessarily a qualification for service as a us cabinet secretary. Russian prime minister vladimir putin (r) and exxon ceo rex tillerson look on at a signing ceremony in the black sea resort of sochi august 30, 2011. Rex tillerson, the exxonmobil ceo who is president-elect donald trump's choice for secretary of state, owns more than $200 million worth of his company’s stock, according to the latest securities and exchange commission filing.