Mike Henderson is executive vice president, Operations, with responsibility for Marathon Oil’s U.S. Resource Play and Equatorial Guinea operations. He was named to this position in March 2021, after having served as senior vice president, Operations since May 2020. Prior to that, he served as Regional Plays North since October 2017. Prior to that he held successive regional vice president roles since 2013 and managed operations in Oklahoma, North Dakota and Wyoming.
Prior to his work in the resource plays, Mr. Henderson was development manager for International Production Operations in Equatorial Guinea and has been involved in a number of Marathon Oil’s major projects in Equatorial Guinea, Norway and the Gulf of Mexico over the course of his career. Before joining Marathon Oil in 2004, he was employed by ExxonMobil, where he served in a number of operations and project management roles of increasing responsibility.
He is a board member of the Oilfield Energy Center.
Mr. Henderson earned a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering and master's degree in offshore engineering from Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen.