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 Lynn L. Elsenhans

Lynn L. Elsenhans

EXPERIENCED CHAIR: PRIVATE SECTOR
EXPERIENCED CEO: PRIVATE SECTOR

  • 16 years senior executive leadership experience and 14 years of Non-Executive Board experience
  • Multi-industry knowledge in energy, energy services, petrochemicals, paper and packaging, pharmaceuticals, consumer healthcare, and flow control equipment
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Major Career Roles

Lynn Elsenhans is the former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Sunoco and Sunoco Logistics Partners. She is currently a Non-Executive Director of Baker Hughes Company, GlaxoSmithKline plc, and Saudi Aramco. Previously, she was an Executive Vice President of Royal Dutch Shell.

Industry Knowledge

Lynn is the former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Sunoco and Sunoco Logistics Partners, participating in the refining, logistics, fuels marketing, convenience retail, petrochemical, and metallurgical grade coke sectors. Prior to Sunoco, Lynn had a 28 year career with Royal Dutch Shell in the United States, Singapore, and London with positions including Executive Vice President Global Manufacturing (Refining and Petrochemicals), Chief Executive of US Downstream and US Country Chair, and Chief Executive Oil Products in Asia Pacific Middle East. 

Lynn has been a Non-Executive Director for International Paper Company, Flowserve Corporation, Baker Hughes Incorporated, and Baker Hughes, a GE Company. She is currently a Non-Executive Director for Baker Hughes Company, GlaxoSmithKline plc, and Saudi Aramco.

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