Robert A. Niblock
Director since: February 2010
ConocoPhillips committees: Human Resources and Compensation Committee (Chair); Executive Committee; Committee on Directors’ Affairs
Mr. Niblock served as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Lowe’s Companies, Inc. from January 2005 until July 2018 and as President of Lowe’s from 2011 until July 2018, after having served in that role from 2003 to 2006. Mr. Niblock became a member of the board of directors of Lowe’s when he was named Chairman- and CEO- elect in 2004. He joined Lowe’s in 1993 and, during his career with the company, served as Vice President and Treasurer, Senior Vice President, and Executive Vice President and CFO. Before joining Lowe’s, Mr. Niblock had a nine-year career with accounting firm Ernst & Young.
Mr. Niblock has been a member of the board of directors of the Retail Industry Leaders Association since 2003 and has served as Secretary since 2012. He previously served as its Chairman in 2008 and 2009 and served as Vice Chairman in 2006 and 2007.