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Oil company executive

O Vazquez, American Oil company executive. Decorated Order of Francisco de Miranda (Venezuela). Member American Institute of Mining, Metallurgy, and Petroleum Engineers, Venezuelan College Engineers, Knights of Malta, Knights of HolySepulchre, University Club (New York City), Sleepy Hollow Country Club.

Background

Vazquez, o was born on February 10, 1910 in Caracas, Venezuela. Came to the United States, 1958. Son of Alfredo and Belen (Madriz) Vazquez.

Education

Degree in civil engineering, Central University Venezuela, 1930. Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering, University Tulsa, 1933. Doctor of Science (honorary), University Tulsa, 1963.

Postgraduate, Harvard University, 1952.

Career

Petroleum inspector, Government of Venezuela, 1933-1937;various positions, chief engineer, production manager, board directors, Creole Petroleum Corporation affiliate Exxon Corporation, 1937-1958;production coordinator, Exxon Corporation (formerly Standard Oil Corporation (New Jersey), New York City, from 1958;vice president, Exxon Corporation (formerly Standard Oil Corporation (New Jersey), New York City, 1967-1970;senior vice president, Exxon Corporation (formerly Standard Oil Corporation (New Jersey), New York City, 1970-1975;also board directors, Exxon Corporation (formerly Standard Oil Corporation (New Jersey), New York City.

Membership

Member American Institute of Mining, Metallurgy, and Petroleum Engineers, Venezuelan College Engineers, Knights of Malta, Knights of HolySepulchre, University Club (New York City), Sleepy Hollow Country Club.

Connections

Married Claire Duff, June 28, 1933. Children: Claire Vazquez Otaola, Wesley Vazquez Hogan, Richard Kim.

father:
Alfredo Vazquez

mother:
Belen (Madriz) Vazquez

spouse:
Claire Duff

child:
Claire Vazquez Otaola Vazquez

child:
Wesley Vazquez Hogan Vazquez

child:
Richard Kim Vazquez