Vicki HollubOccidental Petroleum
Racking up over 35 years of experience at Occidental Petroleum Corporation, CEO Vicki Hollub, has proven herself as a leader with widespread acumen and control of Occidental’s business. Hollub is responsible for all Occidental’s operations, including financial management and strategic planning with a goal of making Occidental the top company in the oil industry. The key to Occidental’s success is not only Hollub’s leadership, but its unique culture of innovative thinking, smart risk-taking, and employee engagement. Despite industry-wide struggles Hollub has managed to turn a profit while cutting cost for the company without letting employees go. Taking advantage of every opportunity presented to her, Hollub has worked various positions at Occidental including working in the field, on the rigs, in various parts of the world, and various leadership positions including as President and COO. Hollub is committed to not only serving Occidental, but her employees and surrounding communities.
Year appointed: 2016