OXY - Occidental Petroleum Corporation

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Occidental Petroleum Corporation

5 Greenway Plaza
Suite 110
Houston, TX 77046
United States

SectorBasic Materials
IndustryIndependent Oil & Gas
Full Time Employees11,000

Key Executives

Ms. Vicki A. HollubChief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director3.23MN/A57
Ms. Marcia E. BackusChief Compliance Officer, Sr. VP and Gen. Counsel1.57MN/A63
Mr. Edward Arthur LoweExec. VP and Group Chairman of Middle East1.5MN/A66
Mr. Glenn M. VangolenSr. VP of Bus. Support1.28MN/A58
Mr. Cedric W. Burgher CFAChief Financial OfficerN/AN/A56
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Occidental Petroleum Corporation engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of oil and gas properties in the United States and internationally. The company operates in three segments: Oil and Gas, Chemical, and Midstream and Marketing. The Oil and Gas segment explores for, develops, and produces oil and condensate, natural gas liquids (NGLs), and natural gas. The Chemical segment manufactures and markets basic chemicals, including chlorine, caustic soda, chlorinated organics, potassium chemicals, ethylene dichloride, chlorinated isocyanurates, sodium silicates, and calcium chloride; vinyls comprising vinyl chloride monomer and polyvinyl chloride; and other chemicals, such as resorcinol. The Midstream and Marketing segment gathers, processes, transports, stores, purchases, and markets oil, condensate, NGLs, natural gas, carbon dioxide, and power. This segment also trades around its assets consisting of transportation and storage capacity, as well as oil, NGLs, gas, and other commodities. Occidental Petroleum Corporation was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Corporate Governance

Occidental Petroleum Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of September 1, 2017 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 3.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.