Robert G. Gwin

Robert G. Gwin

Chair, Governance, Nominating & CSR Committee

Director since May 2020
Governance, Nominating & CSR Committee (Chair)
HRH & Compensation Committee

Mr. Gwin was President of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (Anadarko), one of the world’s largest independent oil and natural gas exploration and production companies, until its acquisition by Occidental Petroleum Corporation in late 2019. He previously was Executive Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Anadarko from 2009 to 2018. Mr. Gwin joined Anadarko in 2006 and was a member of Anadarko’s executive committee since 2008. Concurrently, he also served as Chairman of the Board of Western Gas Partners, LP (WES), a large U.S. oil and natural gas midstream company, from 2010 to 2018, and previously as WES’s President and CEO from 2007 to 2010. 

Earlier in his career, Mr. Gwin held various positions in corporate finance and executive management.

Mr. Gwin currently chairs the board of directors of Enable Midstream Partners, LP.

Mr. Gwin served as a director of WES from 2007 to 2019, and as a director of LyondellBasell Industries, N.V. from 2011 to 2018, including serving as its Chairman from 2013 to 2018. He has also served as a director of several non-public entities throughout his career. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Southern California and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University. He also earned the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation from the CFA Institute. He is a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors.