Roy Krzywosinski is a member of the US Studies Centre's Council of Advisors. Krzywosinski was formerly the Managing Director of Chevron Australia and Head of the Australasia Strategic Business Unit, located in Perth, Western Australia. He was responsible for Chevron's upstream interests and activities in Australia. This included leading the development of the Gorgon and Wheatstone natural gas projects; participating interests in the North West Shelf Venture; oil production operation on Barrow Island; and exploration and appraisal activities offshore Western Australia and in Central Australia.
Krzywosinski joined Chevron Corporation in 1981 as a design and construction engineer. He has held numerous positions in various capacities around the world, including technical and operations advisor for the Indonesia Strategic Business Unit and General Manager, Facilities Engineering, for Chevron's Energy Technology Company in Houston. Krzywosinski has also held the position of President and General Manager of the Chevron Project Resources Company in Houston. In this position, Krzywosinski was responsible for Chevron's project development, providing oversight for the execution of the corporation's worldwide major capital project portfolio.
A native of Bay City, Michigan, Krzywosinski graduated in 1981 from Michigan Technological University with a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering. He received an MBA from the University of Colorado in 1988.