Galen Cobb is Vice President of Industry Relations for Halliburton. His responsibilities include managing the Company’s global industry relations, energy trade policy issues, executive client relations, and trade organization oversight.
Mr. Cobb joined Halliburton in 1975. He has since held a variety of executive leadership roles in Operations, Marketing, Sales, and Business Development. From 1991 to 1994 he was Director in China and the Commonwealth of Independent States (former Soviet republics), responsible for establishing the Company’s presence and operations in these emerging markets. Subsequently he was named Director of Executive Sales and Business Development, with expanded responsibilities for worldwide development and promotion of Halliburton products and services.
Mr. Cobb serves on numerous industry association and civic boards: as member and past chairman of the executive board for the Petroleum Equipment Suppliers Association, Chairman and member of the board of directors for the National Ocean Industries Association, member of the board of trustees for Spindletop International, member of the board for the Greater Houston Conventions and Visitors Bureau, member of the board of the Offshore Energy Center, board member of the Houston World Affairs Council, member of the board of the Offshore Technology Conference, board co-chairman for the Academy of Petroleum Exploration and Production Technology, and Chairman of the USA National Committee for the World Petroleum Congress. Additionally Cobb serves on the corporate boards of TxIS and DistributionNow
Mr. Cobb is a graduate of Oklahoma Christian University.