Hilary Mercer FREng

Vice-President Pennsylvania Chemicals, Shell Global

Hilary Mercer is a world-class chartered engineering professional who has delivered engineering excellence through project management of worldwide oil and gas projects. Hilary delivered the Sakhalin 2 LNG Project in Russia and has recently completed the construction of the world’s largest floating LNG facility in Korea before its deployment to Australia.

As Vice-President of Pennsylvania Chemicals, she is currently leading Shell’s development of a world class ethane cracker and associated polyethylene units in Pennsylvania, USA along with its reentry into the commercial polyethylene business.

With 30 years of experience in all aspects of mechanical and project engineering, Hilary has a track record of excellence. She regularly speaks on the development and management of major projects and is instrumental in the development and coaching of the next generation of project professionals.