Full Name
Ben van Beurden
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Speaker Bio
Ben van Beurden became Chief Executive Officer of Shell in January 2014.

Mr Van Beurden joined Shell in 1983, after graduating with a master’s degree in chemical engineering from Delft University of Technology.

Mr Van Beurden’s career in Shell spans both upstream and downstream activities. He has held a number of operational and commercial roles, including some 10 years in the LNG business, as well as a variety of positions in downstream, and has been based in The Hague, Sudan, Malaysia, London and Houston.

In 2015, he became a member of the Advisory Board of the School of Economics and Management Tsinghua University in Beijing. In 2017, Mr Van Beurden became a member of the International
Advisory Council of the Singapore Economic Development Board. He joined the Supervisory Board of Daimler AG in April 2021.
Ben van Beurden