Bob, our Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, most recently held the position of Vice President of Corporate Finance at Hess Corporation. Prior to that role, Bob served as Hess Corporation92s Vice President and Treasurer, Director of Corporate Planning, and Commercial Director (based in Malaysia). Prior to joining Hess Corporation, Bob worked for Cisco Systems in a variety of finance roles, including Controller for Cisco92s services business in Canada and Latin America. He also previously worked with Mobil Corporation in the Financial Strategies and Project Finance groups, and with J Makwoski, a power plant developer, where he held positions in construction and plant engineering.
Bob began his career as a United States Naval Officer, serving aboard the destroyer USS Nicholson. He holds a bachelor92s degree in Marine Engineering from the State University of New York Maritime College, and an M.B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.