Carlos A. Cabrera | Executive Chairman
Carlos joined our board of directors in July 2015 as Executive Chairman. From 1973 to 2009 he was at UOP LLC, now a Honeywell company. He served as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer from 2005 to 2009, strengthening UOP’s position as the leading licensor of chemistry-based technology to oil and gas firms worldwide.
Carlos is also a Distinguished Associate at FGE, a global energy consultancy, and serves on the Board of Directors of the Gas Technology Institute. He is member of the Global Advisory Board of The University of Chicago Booth School of Business and serves on the Advisory Board of the Chemical Engineering Department at the Illinois Institute of Technology. He is also a Board Member of the Loker Institute at the University of Southern California.
Previously, Carlos served as independent director for Ivanhoe Energy from 2010 to 2015 (and Executive Chairman from 2011 to 2015); independent director for Gevo from 2010 to 2015; and as President and CEO of the National Institute of Clean and Low Carbon Energy from 2009 to 2011.
Carlos holds an MBA from the University of Chicago and a BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of Kentucky.