Dr. Robert M. Toronyi

Chief Technology Officer & Chief Engineer

Dr. Robert M. Toronyi - QRI Chief Engineer

Dr. Robert M. Toronyi

Chief Technology Officer & Chief Engineer

Dr. Robert Toronyi worked for Chevron for over 30 years for every one of its upstream companies and affiliates, gaining both a wealth and breadth of knowledge of modern international oil company technology activities. He was Chevron's Reservoir Management premier technical expert for both its domestic and international companies. He headed Chevron's international technology activities, which spans all corners of the globe and, in particular, its business development opportunities in Kuwait.

Dr. Toronyi was a member of Chevron's Reserves Advisory Committee and its Reservoir Management Assurance team for major capital projects. He was part of a team which is revamping Chevron's reservoir management efforts to improve its production performance and reserves replacement. As project manager for Chevron's Kuwait business development, Dr. Toronyi worked closely with senior oil officials to improve the long-term production performance of the Burgan oilfield, the second largest oilfield in the world.

Education: 
Ph.D., Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering, Pennsylvania State University
M.S., Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering, Pennsylvania State University
B.S., Petroleum Engineering and Mathematics, Marietta College
Key Awards: 
Officer and Chairman of Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) chapters
Chairman of the SPE Reservoir Engineering Committee
Chairman of the SPE Fluids Mechanics Committee
Author of Chevron’s Reservoir Simulation Guide
Professional Experience: 
33+ years industry experience
Former Premier Technical Expert in Reservoir Management, Chevron