Jay L Jackson
Europe/Caspian Exploration Manager
ExxonMobil Exploration Company
A native of Indiana, USA, Jay Jackson joined Exxon Production Research Company in 1991. He holds degrees in geology from Carleton College (BA), the University of Southern California (MS), and the University of Arizona (PhD).
Jay has held a variety of technical and management positions in geoscience research, exploration and production with assignments in Houston, USA, and Melbourne, Australia. In 2006, he was named Exploration and New Business Manager for ExxonMobil in Abu Dhabi, UAE. In 2008, Jay became Division Manager for Integrated Reservoir Performance Prediction at ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company in Houston. He was appointed to Planning Manager of ExxonMobil Exploration Company in 2009. Jay then served as the Geoscience Manager for Africa, Asia-Pacific and the Middle East at ExxonMobil Production Company before moving to his current position in 2017.
Jay is a member of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists and the Geological Society of America. He lives outside of London, UK with his wife and two children.