Kemal Anbarci is the managing venture executive for the Venture Capital group of Chevron Technology Ventures. In his role, he is responsible for using venture capital as a conduit for integration of new technology solutions into Chevron operations.
Kemal has been with Chevron for over 26 years. Over that time, he has held a variety of upstream responsibilities, including assignments in field development, reservoir engineering, corporate and strategic planning, non- operated joint venture management, business development and technology management in La Habra, San Ramon, Perth and Houston. Prior to joining CTV, Kemal was the Resource to Reserves to Production (R2R2P) and Technology Manager for Southern Africa SBU.
Kemal holds masters’ degrees in operations research as well as in petroleum and natural gas engineering from Pennsylvania State University, where he also earned a Ph.D. in petroleum and natural gas engineering. He holds an MBA from the University of California, Irvine and a bachelor’s degree in petroleum engineering from Middle East Technical University in Ankara,