Mike Wirth


Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer

Michael (Mike) K. Wirth is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Chevron Corporation. He was elected to these positions by Chevron’s Board of Directors in September 2017 and assumed the roles on 1 February 2018. Prior to his current role, Mr. Wirth served as Vice Chairman of the board in 2017 and Executive Vice President of Midstream & Development for Chevron Corporation from 2016 to 2018. In that role, he was responsible for supply and trading, shipping, pipeline, and power operating units, as well as corporate strategy; business development; and policy, government and public affairs. Mr. Wirth serves on the Board of Directors of Catalyst. He also serves on the Board of Directors and Executive Committee of the American Petroleum Institute and is a member of the National Petroleum Council, Business Roundtable, The Business Council, and the American Society of Corporate Executives. Mr. Wirth joined Chevron in 1982 as a design engineer. He holds a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from the University of Colorado.