Dr Stuart McGill


Dr McGill joined Esso Australia in 1969. His 38-year career in the energy business took him to all significant oil and gas production and processing areas of the world. At retirement, he was a member of Exxon Mobil Corporation's Management Committee with functional responsibility for the global upstream businesses (Exploration, Development, Production, Gas and Power Marketing, Research).

During his career, Dr McGill lived and worked in Australia, Europe, South-East Asia and America. He was Managing Director, Esso Production Malaysia; Chairman and Managing Director, Esso Australia; President, Esso Benelux; President, Exxon Company International; President, ExxonMobil Gas and Power Marketing Company; and President, ExxonMobil Production Company.

Dr McGill completed his undergraduate (1964) and doctorate (1969) degrees in Chemical Engineering at the University of Sydney. He was awarded a Sydney University Sports Blue in Boat in 1961.

He is a Fellow of the Institution of Chemical Engineers, a Fellow of Engineers Australia and a Life Member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers. He is a board member of The Warren Centre for Advanced Engineering at Sydney University and a board member of the Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Foundation at Sydney University.