Jeff W. Sheets is executive vice president, Finance, and chief financial officer for ConocoPhillips. An engineer, Sheets has 32 years of technical, financial and leadership experience in the oil and gas industry.
Prior to his current role, Sheets had served as senior vice president, Planning and Strategy since 2008. He previously served seven years as vice president and treasurer, a role he assumed after working as assistant treasurer since 1998. Sheets also spent several years in Norway as commercial services manager and as staff finance director in Exploration and Production.
Sheets began his career as a process engineer in the North America division of Exploration and Production for Phillips Petroleum in 1980. He held various engineering and marketing positions in that group until 1990 when he joined Treasury as staff finance director.
Sheets is a member of the Academy of Chemical Engineers at the Missouri University of Science and Technology and a board member for Theatre Under the Stars in Houston.
Sheets was born in Bossier City, La., in 1958. In 1980, he earned a bachelor of science degree in chemical engineering from the Missouri University of Science and Technology. He received a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Houston in 1989.