Roger Pinkerton

President, R. Pinkerton Consulting, LP

Roger Pinkerton has more than 37 years of experience in the upstream oil industry.  He began his career with Conoco where he spent 25 years in various domestic and international leadership roles. In his last four years, he served as General Manager Global Exploration.  His next 10 years were spent at Marathon Oil where he served as Director for International, Gulf of Mexico and North America Onshore Exploration.  Following that, Mr. Pinkerton became VP Exploration for Canadian International Oil Corporation for one year before forming R.Pinkerton Consulting, LP.  He has served as Board Chairman of the American Geological Institute Foundation and Board Chairman of the Offshore Energy Center where he remains on the Board.  Roger holds BS and MS degrees in Geophysics from Texas Tech University.