As Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Chevron, Pierre Breber is responsible for audit, controller, investor relations, procurement, tax and treasury activities worldwide. Breber led global and multi-national business units with annual after-tax profits >$1 billion for 8 years prior to becoming CFO. During his tenure, the company has made a strategic pivot in its overall strategy, choosing to focus on safely delivering higher returns and lower carbon. Breber has been essential to the company’s success in making this shift in its priorities. Breber joined Chevron in 1989 as a financial analyst. He earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in mechanical engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, in 1986 and 1987, and a master’s degree in business administration from Cornell University in 1989. Breber is chair of the board of directors of the United Way Bay Area. He also serves as a board member of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund and is a member of the Johnson Advisory Council at Cornell University. Breber co-chaired the 2021 Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation NorCal Walk. He and his wife Maria have been married for 27 years with three children and live in the East Bay.