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14/12/2016 Rex Tillerson retires as CEO in ExxonMobil

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Rex Tillerson becomes US Secretary of State

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Darren Woods Taking Over Exxon When Tillerson In White House

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Swearing in of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

Donald Trump chose Rex Tillerson to serve as Secretary of State. Like Trump, Tillerson had no formal foreign policy experience. However, on behalf of the ExxonMobil, he built close relationships with many world leaders by closing great deals in Eurasia and the Middle East.