EVP, Corporate Secretary & General Counsel
Mr. Royer most recently served as Deputy General Counsel and Assistant Corporate Secretary of California Resources Corporation (CRC), a publicly traded E&P company. Prior to that was Assistant General Counsel at publicly traded E&P company Occidental Petroleum Corporation (Oxy). Earlier in his career he served as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at toy retailer FAO, Inc. Mr. Royer brings significant experience leading teams in the following: Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Governance, Litigation Management, Reorganizations and Disclosure. Mr. Royer graduated magna cum laude from Princeton University with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree and holds his Juris Doctor from Vanderbilt University Law School. Mr. Royer is currently an admitted member of The State Bar of California.