Don Watson

SVP, Global Real Estate, Facilities & EHS


Don Watson joined Oracle in January of 2021 and is responsible for Global Real
Estate, Facilities, and EHS&S. Prior to joining Oracle, Don spent 13 years with Merck
where he led the Global Workplace and Enterprise Services Organization and spent
12 years at Stepan where he was the Plant Manager at their Maywood, NJ facility.
Don holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemical Engineering from Bucknell
University and a MBA from Seton Hall University. He has a passion for disability
inclusion in the facility-built environment. Don has served as the Executive sponsor
to Merck’s disability inclusion employee resource group and currently serves as a
Co-Executive sponsor to Oracle’s Diverse Abilities Network. Don is a past president
for the New Jersey CoreNet chapter and served on the board of directors of the New
Jersey Chemistry Council.