HOUSTON -- Marathon Oil has appointed Linda A. Capuano as VP of emerging technology, effective June 23.
According to Marathon, its emerging technology organization will provide an increased focus on renewable and alternative fuels, energy efficiency, carbon intensity, and carbon capture and sequestration. It also will provide strategic insight regarding emerging technologies across the energy landscape that will identify both challenges facing Marathon's core business as well as new investment opportunities, the company says.
Capuano previously served as senior VP of design and engineering services for Solectron, where she led an international team that designs and delivers products to medical, consumer, set top box, kiosks, industrial, aerospace, and automotive customers. Prior to that, she was executive VP and CTO of Advanced Energy, a manufacturer of equipment for semiconductor and solar applications.