Phillips 66 Chairman and CEO Greg Garland discussed the changing energy landscape, the enduring merits of oil and gas and lessons learned in his nearly 40-year career in energy.
5:30 p.m. — Reception
6:00 p.m. — Presentation
Greg Garland is chairman and CEO of Phillips 66, a diversified energy manufacturing and logistics company. A chemical engineer, Garland has decades of industry experience in technical and executive leadership positions within the oil and natural gas and chemicals industries. Garland previously served as senior vice president of exploration and production in the Americas for ConocoPhillips. Prior to joining ConocoPhillips, he was president and CEO of Chevron Phillips Chemical Company, which is now a joint venture between Phillips 66 and Chevron. Before his election to that position, Garland served Chevron Phillips as senior vice president of planning & specialty chemicals. His prior experience includes serving as general manager of Qatar/Middle East for Phillips, a position he assumed in 1997. From 1995 to 1997, he served as general manager of natural gas liquids after serving as manager of planning and development in planning and technology. From 1992 to 1994, he was manager of the K-Resin® business unit. Garland began his career with Phillips in 1980 as a project engineer for the Plastics Technical Center. He later worked as a sales engineer for Phillips' plastics resins, business service manager for advanced materials, business development director and olefins manager for chemicals. He is the chairman and CEO of Phillips 66 Partners. Garland received a bachelor of science in chemical engineering from Texas A&M University.