Rex Tillerson is an American businessman, an engineer, a politician and a diplomat who is the 69thas well as the current United States Secretary of State. He has been serving in that position since his confirmation on 1st February of 2017. As an engineer, he joined the ExxonMobil in the year 1975 and he served as a Chairman and the Chief Executive Officer of that company from 2006 until 2016. He is married to his wife Renda St. Clair with whom he has four children.
Now let us gain few more information regarding the biography of Tillerson that has been extracted from various of the sites. He is the native of Wichita Falls, Texas, United States of America. He came into this world on 23rd March of the year 1952 which has now made him reach at the age of 64. Although he is known by the name Rex Tillerson, his full name is Rex Wayne Tillerson. His parents are Patty Sue and Bobby Joe Tillerson.
For most of his career, he was active in Boy Scouts of America and he earned the rank of the Eagle Scout in the year 1965. He went to study at the University of Texas at Austin from where he received the Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering in 1975. During his tenure at UT Austin, Tillerson was involved with Tejas Club, Longhorn Band, and the Alpha Phi Omega. Later, he was named as the Distinguished Engineering Graduate in 2006.
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Tillerson started his career as an engineer by joining the Exxon in 1975 and by 1989, he became the general manager of Exxon USA Central production division. He then became the president of the Exxon Exploration and production Khorat Inc. He retired from the Exxon effective from 31st December 2016 and was then succeeded by Darren Woods. He is also the member of National Academy of Engineering.
On 13th December 2016, the president Donald Trump nominated Rex for the United States Secretary of State. Later, his nomination for being the Secretary of State was confirmed by the 56-43 Senate vote on 1st February of 2017.
Rex Tillerson stands at the height of 5 feet and 8 inches which is 1.73 m that suit his personality. As he was born in the month of March, his zodiac sign is Aries. His weight has been recorded as 168 lbs that is 76 kg. He belongs to American nationality. During his career till now, Tillerson has gained a big amount of the salary and the net worth of him is estimated to be around $150 millions.