Audit Committee

All of the members of the Audit Committee are independent, as defined in the New York Stock Exchange Listed Company Manual. ​

Primary Duties

  • Hires the independent auditors to audit the consolidated financial statements of Occidental and its subsidiaries

  • Discusses the scope and results of the audit with the independent auditors

  • Discusses Occidental's financial accounting and reporting principles and the adequacy of Occidental's internal accounting, financial and operating controls with the auditors and with management

  • Reviews all reports of internal audits submitted to the Audit Committee and management's actions with respect thereto

  • Reviews the appointment of the senior internal auditing executive

  • Oversees all matters relating to Occidental's Code of Business Conduct (PDF) compliance program

See Audit Committee Charter for a complet​e description.

Audit Committee Members

Avedick B. Poladian, Chairperson​
​​Andrew F. Gould​​​
​​Carlos M. Gutierrez
​​Gary Hu
Robert M. Shearer​