Haroon Kheshgi

Haroon Kheshgi

Senior Scientific Advisor
ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company

Haroon Kheshgi is a long-time member of the technical staff at ExxonMobil’s Corporate Strategic Research.  His research addresses many aspects of global climate change science, and the mitigation of greenhouse gas emissions.  He has contributed to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change as an author, and review editor in the IPCC’s last four assessment reports, its Special Report on Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage, and its Special Report on Land Use Change.  His activities have included chairing the IPIECA Climate Change Working Group, the Society of Petroleum Engineering’s committee on carbon capture and storage, and the first Carbon Management Technologies Conference.  Dr. Kheshgi holds degrees in chemical engineering from University of Illinois (B.S.), and University of Minnesota (Ph.D.).