Charles (Chuck) Davidson is the Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Nobel Energy.  Chuck Davidson has more than 35 years of energy industry experience. Chuck joined Noble Energy in October 2000 as chairman and CEO after serving as chairman, president and CEO at Vastar Resources, Inc. A member of the original executive team that formed Vastar in 1994, he previously held a number of engineering, operations and executive positions at ARCO.

Active in numerous industry and trade organizations, Chuck Davidson is currently serving as chairman of the Independent Petroleum Association of America’s Offshore Committee. He serves on the Board of the Gas Technology Institute, on the Advisory Board of the University of Texas in Dallas and with several Houston community organizations. He is also a board member for the Society for the Performing Arts and the Offshore Energy Center. He is the former chairman of the Board for the Sam Houston Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America. Chuck has a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from Purdue University and a master’s degree in management from the University of Texas in Dallas. He is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers, the American Institute of Chemical Engineers and the National Petroleum Council.