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Development banker

Gustavo Rafaél Coronel, Venezuelan, American development banker. Certified geologist. Named to Engineering Hall Fame, University Tulsa, 1980, Distinguished Alumnus, 1981. Trustee University Tulsa, since 1987. Member Venezuelan Engineering College.

Background

Coronel, Gustavo Rafaél was born on August 23, 1933 in Caracas, Venezuela. Son of Jesus M. and Filomena (Garcia) Coronel.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Geology, University Tulsa, 1955. Postgraduate, University Center, Caracas, 1958. Postgraduate, Johns Hopkins University, Washington, 1987.

Career

Petroleum geologist Shell Venezuela/Shell Indonesia, Maracaibo and Djakarta, 1955-1965. Exploration manager Venezuelan Petroleum Corporation, Caracas and Maracaibo, 1965-1967. Senior research geologist Phillips Petroleum, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, 1967-1969.

Manager marketing Shell Petroleum Company, Caracas, 1969-1974. Chief operations officer Meneven, 1979-1981. Fellow Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1981-1983.

Hydrocarbons advisor Interam. Development Bank, Washington, since 1983. Delaware OPEC, 1966-1969.

Achievements

  • Certified geologist.

Membership

Trustee University Tulsa, since 1987. Member Venezuelan Engineering College.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: writing, rock collecting, antique books on South America.

Connections

Married Marianela Criollo. Children: Gustavo Junior, Corina, Ana.

father:
Jesus M. Coronel

mother:
Filomena (Garcia) Coronel

spouse:
Marianela Criollo

child:
Gustavo Junior Coronel

child:
Corina Coronel

child:
Ana Coronel