Chief Executive Officer
Don Moore has over 40 years of experience in the Energy Industry, joining Hydrogen-XT after retiring as Vice President and Chief Information Officer from Occidental Petroleum Corporation. Don’s career spanned the entire value chain, from exploration and production, midstream operations and refining to marketing and distribution. Don was responsible for the strategic planning and application of global information technology for Occidental’s worldwide oil and gas, chemicals, pipeline, and energy marketing and trading operations.
Don holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from the University of Tulsa. He is currently active in energy related professional organizations, Corporate Advisory Boards, Executive Advisory, business development opportunities, and charitable organizations.
Co-founder and Chief of Technology Services
Robert Wise brings his experience developing highly innovative fuel delivery systems to HydrogeNXT, the company he co-founded in 2010. A Navy veteran and former aviation mechanic, he designs fuel systems for the safe production and on-site delivery of hydrogen. A longtime software developer, he created a consumer-friendly mobile application that will allow FCEV drivers to locate and reserve hydrogen, as fueling stations are established across the country. His hydrogen innovations combine both hardware and software solutions to build an advanced hydrogen fueling network.Mr. Wise spent 30 years in various project management roles, predominantly in the IT and energy fields. Before launching HydrogeNXT, he was at BP, one of the premier global energy companies, and ITI, a Houston-based global energy solutions contractor where he designed IT systems transforming the business processes at several Fortune 100 oil and gas companies. At HydrogeNXT, he developed the technology behind the company’s patented hydrogen fueling solution that enables the production of dispensable, cost-competitive hydrogen fuel to power the next generation of zero-emission FCEVs.
Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer
Ken Templeton has been working on Supply Chain Management projects for over 30 years, including a number of integration and transformation projects. He is an accomplished industry leader and supply chain innovator, strategic sourcing transformation professional and technology integrator. He has led large-scale global development and implementation projects, as well as managed highly complex global operations across industries.
Mr. Templeton’s industry experience spans data processing, telecommunications, aerospace, public sector/government, high-tech, technology acquisition/implementation, energy/oil & gas (upstream and downstream), environmental waste management and nuclear fuel cycle EPC (engineering, procurement & construction). He resides with his family in Austin, Texas.
Director of Business Development
A twenty-year veteran of the oil and gas industry, Mr. Hermans has worked for several multinational corporations, both internationally and in the U.S., with senior level roles in operations, sales, marketing, project management and financial planning/analysis. Prior to joining HydrogeNXT, he was Director of Finance for a multi-billion dollar oilfield services company.
He received an MBA with a focus on Strategy and Marketing from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.