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Imperial Oil appoints chairman and CEO

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Staff writer | Calgary, AB, Canada | February 22, 2013
Imperial OilFebruary 22, 2013, Calgary, AB, Canada - Imperial Oil Limited, a petroleum company, announces the appointment of R.M. Kruger as chairman, president and chief executive officer, effective March 1, 2013.
Mr. Kruger started his career with Exxon in 1981 in Houston, Texas, and held various technical, supervisory, and management positions throughout the United States. In 1996, he became technical manager for Exxon’s engineering activities in the former Soviet Union and in 1999 was appointed vice president, Africa Deepwater, ExxonMobil Development Company. In 2001, he was appointed director and chairman of ExxonMobil’s subsidiaries in Malaysia, and in 2003 was appointed vice president, Asia Pacific/Middle East, for ExxonMobil Production Company.

Mr. Kruger was appointed vice president, United States, of ExxonMobil Production Company in 2005 and in 2006 was named executive vice president of ExxonMobil Production Company. He was appointed president of ExxonMobil Production Company and elected a vice president of Exxon Mobil Corporation in 2008.

Mr. Kruger holds a mechanical engineering degree from the University of Minnesota and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Houston. Mr. Kruger, currently president of ExxonMobil Production Company, succeeds B.H. March, who has been appointed senior vice president of global operations for ExxonMobil Chemical Company.