Ms. Linda Z. Cook is a Managing Director at EIG Global Energy Partners LLC, Independent Director at KBR, Inc., Independent Director at Marathon Oil Corp., Independent Director at The Boeing Co., a Member at Society of Petroleum Engineers, Inc., and a Member at China Development Forum.
She is on the Board of Directors at KBR, Inc., Marathon Oil Corp., Cargill, Inc., The Boeing Co., and Kansas University Endowment Association.
She joined EIG Global Energy in July 2014.
Ms. Cook spent 29 years with Royal Dutch Shell in multiple business units in multiple countries. A petroleum engineer by training, she joined Shell in 1980, spending the first 18 years of her career in various engineering, operations and management roles in North American E&P. Ms. Cook relocated to Europe in 1998 first to run strategy and finance for Shell's global E&P business and then to run Shell's gas & power business, including the world's largest LNG portfolio. In 2003 she became CEO of Shell Canada Ltd. and then in 2004 returned to The Hague as a Director and member of the Executive Committee of Royal Dutch Shell plc with responsibility for, among other things, gas & power, renewable, downstream technology and global trading activities, as well as general oversight for all Shell activities in Asia, North Africa, Mexico, Venezuela and selected Middle East countries. Ms. Cook was previously employed as a Managing Director by Royal Dutch Petroleum Co., and Chief Executive Officer by Shell Gas & Power.
Ms. Cook received her undergraduate degree from the University of Kansas.