Bruce L. Niemeyer

Vice President of Strategic Planning
Chevron Corporation

Morning Keynote

Bruce L. Niemeyer is corporate vice president of Strategic Planning for Chevron Corporation, a position he assumed in February 2018. He is responsible for setting the strategic direction for the company, allocating capital and other resources and determining operating unit performance measures and targets.

Previously, Niemeyer was vice president of Chevron’s Mid-Continent business unit. He was responsible for developing Chevron’s assets in the mid-continent United States, including Chevron’s significant Permian assets in Texas and New Mexico. Prior to this role, Niemeyer was vice president of the Appalachian/Michigan strategic business unit, where he led the company’s development of natural gas from shale in the northeast U.S. Niemeyer also served as general manager of strategy and planning for Chevron North America Exploration and Production Co.

Niemeyer joined Texaco in 2000 from Atlantic Richfield Co. He earned a bachelor’s degree in petroleum engineering from the Colorado School of Mines and is a registered petroleum engineer in the state of California.