Thomas Walter, Chairman, CEO & President, ExxonMobil Saudi Arabia
Tom Walter is Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of ExxonMobil Saudi Arabia, Inc. Mr. Walter began his 33 year career with ExxonMobil as an electrical engineer in Saudi Arabia. Since then he has held a variety of engineering, management and general management positions in refining, supply & trading, and marketing in the United States, Turkey, Zimbabwe, Cote d’Ivoire, Senegal and, most recently, in Egypt, where for the past seven years he was ExxonMobil Egypt’s Chairman and Managing Director Fuels Marketing, including responsibility for ExxonMobil’s fuels marketing activities across North Africa and in Cyprus. Mr. Walter has extensive previous experience with business focused organizations, including the American Chamber of Commerce in Egypt where he served as Executive Vice President of the Board of Governors and as Chairman of the Energy Committee.
Mr. Walter holds a bachelor’s degree from Vanderbilt University and a master’s degree from Texas A&M University.