REFS 2011 Speaker Bio - Mr. Steven Guidry
Throughout his career Mr. Guidry has held numerous executive management positions including his most recent position as President of Marathon Oil Libya Limited. In this capacity Mr. Guidry was the Chairman of the Marathon, ConocoPhillips and Hess partnership in the Waha concessions.
Prior to the Libya assignment, Steve was Regional Vice President for Marathon’s North American Production Operations (NAPO). Steve oversaw all of Marathon’s Exploration and Production activities onshore and offshore U.S.
Steve also spent five years leading Marathon’s Central Africa Business Unit., overseeing project expansions and operations in Equatorial Guinea, Gabon and Angola. At that time the Equatorial Guinea project represented the single largest investment in Marathon’s worldwide production portfolio.
Throughout his career, Steve has held challenging technical, staff and managerial positions in the company’s domestic and international production organizations.
Steve graduated from the University of Southwestern Louisiana in 1980 with a Bachelor’s degree in Petroleum Engineering. He is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers, and served on the Board of Directors for the Corporate Council on Africa, the Independent Petroleum Association of America and was a member of the Upstream Committee of the American Petroleum Institute. Steve is located in Houston, Texas.