R.M. de Jong MA

Delegate Supervisory Director

Rolf de Jong was born in Alkmaar on 5 November 1962 in Alkmaar. He is a Delegate Supervisory Director of GasTerra.

He started working for ExxonMobil in 1991, and since then has held various positions in the Netherlands and abroad. He was closely involved in the break-up of Gasunie in 2004-2005. After that he worked in Houston, Texas (USA) from 2006 to 2013, holding various positions including Manager New Business Development Natural Gas and Manager Planning & Analysis Upstream Ventures. In 2013 he was appointed Managing Director ExxonMobil Tanzania in Dar es Salaam. In 2016 he was appointed Director Upstream for Esso Nederland B.V.

Main and ancillary positions

  • Director of Upstream, Esso Nederland B.V.
  • Member of the Board of Supervisory Directors of the Dutch Petroleum Company (Nederlandse Aardolie Maatschappij B.V.) (NAM)
  • President XTO Netherlands, Ltd.


  • Amsterdam University, Business Economics (graduated in 1990).