Bernard Looney FREng
Chief Operating Officer, Production, BP plc

Recognised internationally as a leader in the upstream operations and drilling communities, in 2010, he was appointed as the Executive Vice President for Wells and Major Projects covering a portfolio of some $20bn per annum.  He is now Chief Operating Officer, Production, responsible for a global portfolio of 50 operated installations, 12,500 km of operated pipelines, 2,700 operated wells, as well as some 45 drilling rigs.  Functional responsibilities include operations, wells, engineering, procurement and supply chain management, and health, safety and environment.