Vice President Global LNG Marketing
ExxonMobil Upstream Oil & Gas Company
Alex Volkov was named Vice President – Global LNG Marketing, ExxonMobil Upstream Oil & Gas Company on April 1, 2019. In his role, he has global responsibility for ExxonMobil’s Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) portfolio and marketing of LNG for ExxonMobil’s projects and joint ventures. Alex is based in Houston, Texas.
Prior to his current role, Alex was Vice President – International Gas, ExxonMobil Gas & Power Marketing and Chairman, ExxonMobil Gas Marketing Europe located in the United Kingdom. He was responsible for ExxonMobil’s natural gas marketing activities in Europe, Russia, Caspian region, Malaysia, Thailand, and Australia. In his previous assignment, Alex was based in Moscow, Russia where he served as Vice President of Exxon Neftegas Limited responsible for ExxonMobil natural gas marketing activities in Russia, including commercialization of Sakhalin-1 gas resources.
Alex joined ExxonMobil in 1997 in Houston, Texas. He has held various management positions in ExxonMobil’s natural gas marketing and business development organizations. During his early tenure with the company, he has held diverse assignments in the areas of marketing, supply chain logistics, and business strategy development.
Alex holds a degree in Engineering and Economics from the University of Nizhni Novgorod, Russia and he also holds an MBA from the University of Alabama. He is married with two children.