Chairman & Managing Director Chevron Nigeria/Mid-Africa Business Unit
Richard Kennedy (Rick) is Chairman & Managing Director, of the Nigeria/Mid-Africa (NMA) business unit for Chevron Middle East, Africa, and South America (MEASA) region, a role he assumed in 2020. He is based in Lagos, Nigeria.
Prior to this position, he was Director, Deepwater & Production Sharing Contracts (PSCs). Rick joined Chevron in 1984 as a Production/Reservoir Engineer and since then has held numerous technical and management positions of increasing responsibility in Nigeria, Canada, Indonesia and the United States of America, during his Chevron career.
Rick received his bachelor’s degree in Petroleum Engineering from Texas A & M University, USA, in 1984. He is happily married with children.