Mr. Robert S. Franklin has served as Vice President at Exxon Mobil Corporation since May 1, 2009. Mr. Franklin has been the President at ExxonMobil Gas & Power Marketing Company, a subsidiary of Exxon Mobil Corp. since March 1, 2013. He served as President of New Business Development for ExxonMobil Gas & Power Marketing Company in Houston, Texas since 2001. He served as the President of ExxonMobil Upstream Ventures from May 1, 2009 to March 1, 2013. He served as an ExecutiveÂ Assistant to the Chairman at Exxon Mobil Corporation from April 16, 2007 to March 31, 2008. He served as Vice President of Europe/Russia/Caspian at ExxonMobil Production Company from April 1, 2008 to May 1, 2009. He joined Mobil North Sea Ltd. in 1981 in Aberdeen, Scotland, and has held a variety of technical and managerial positions in exploration and production and gas marketing. Since 1999, he served as Vice President for European Gas Marketing for Mobil Corporation.
Franklin was born in Culcheth, England, and is a graduate of Leeds University, West Yorkshire, England, with a bachelorâ€™s degree in civil engineering.