President and General Manager

Rick Callahan is President and General Manager of Oxy Low Carbon Ventures, LLC, Occidental’s wholly owned subsidiary advancing leading-edge, low-carbon technologies and business solutions that economically grow our business while reducing emissions.

Since joining Occidental 14 years ago, Rick has held a variety of leadership positions within the company, and most recently served as Senior Vice President of Operations for Oxy Low Carbon Ventures, overseeing strategic partnerships and project development. Prior to that, he was Executive Vice President of Midstream Operations and Development—managing the development and subsequent operations of the Centurion pipeline system and Ingleside export terminal.

Rick's industry experience spans 35 years and the globe, including senior management positions in Libya, where he was President and General Manager for Occidental's business unit, and Abu Dhabi, where he supervised the development and startup of the Al Hosn sour gas field.

He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Petroleum Engineering from Texas A&M University and a Master of Business Administration from Duke University.

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