Chevron announces key senior leadership appointments
Effective January 1, 2014, Jay Johnson becomes senior vice president, Upstream, and Joe Geagea becomes senior vice president, Technology, Projects and Services.
Mr. Johnson currently is president of Chevron’s Europe, Eurasia and Middle East Exploration and Production Company, based in London.
He joined Chevron in 1981 and previously has been managing director of the Australia and Eurasia upstream business units.
Mr. Geagea will lead a new organization composed of energy and information technology, capital projects management, procurement, upstream production services and workforce development organizations.
These groups will support the company’s upstream, downstream and midstream businesses.
Mr. Geagea, who joined Chevron in 1982, has held positions in each of these three areas.
He is the current president of Chevron Gas and Midstream and previously was the managing director of the Asia South upstream business unit and president of the company’s downstream operations in East Africa, the Middle East and Pakistan.
Also effective January 1, 2014, Pierre Breber becomes corporate vice president and president, Chevron Gas and Midstream.
Mr. Breber, currently is managing director of the Asia South upstream business unit, based in Bangkok, Thailand.
He joined Chevron in 1989 and previously has held senior roles in Chevron’s finance organization, including corporate vice president and treasurer.
He will lead a Gas and Midstream business that was reorganized earlier this year to consolidate trading operations and strengthen its support to the upstream and downstream businesses.
Todd Levy will replace Mr. Johnson in London as president of Europe, Eurasia and Middle East Exploration and Production Company.
Mr. Levy currently leads a key Chevron upstream support organization and has wide-ranging upstream experience with past assignments for the company in Kazakhstan, Angola, Australia and the United States.
Melody Meyer continues as president of Asia Pacific Exploration and Production Company, based in Singapore.
Ali Moshiri continues as president of Africa and Latin America Exploration and Production Company, based in Houston. ■