John T. Gremp of FMC Technologies, Inc. will be the featured speaker for a School of Engineering Spring 2013 Speaker Series Event on Wednesday, April, 17, 1:00–2:00 p.m. in the Black Conference Center, 180 Burke Center.
Gremp is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer for FMC Technologies, Inc. Prior to assuming these duties in 2011, Mr. Gremp served as Chief Operating Officer of the company since 2010 and Executive Vice President of Energy Systems since 2007. Mr. Gremp served as Vice President of Energy Production Systems in 2004 after serving as General Manager of Energy Production Systems.
Mr. Gremp’s leadership expertise stems from management positions held throughout his more than 30 years with the company including General Manager of Fluid Control Division in 1995 and as General Manager of the Asia Pacific and Middle East region during the early 1990s. He also has held various plant, operations and regional manager positions since joining the company in Chicago as a Financial Analyst in 1975.
Mr. Gremp earned his bachelor's degree in business from Lewis and Clark College and an MBA from the University of California in Berkeley. He is a member of the National Petroleum Council and serves on the board of directors of Joy Global, the Petroleum Equipment Suppliers Association, API and the Offshore Technology Conference.