March 2, 2021

Curiosity, Cliffs, and Culture: a Behind the Scenes look at bp

Tisha Schuller sat down with Dominic Emery, Chief of Staff to CEO Bernard Looney at bp, on the Energy Thinks Podcast to discuss game-changing leadership.

Tisha and Dominic cover:

  • What it’s like to work for bp’s new, young, dynamic CEO
  • The kind of culture change required to accompany the transition to a net-zero, integrated energy company
  • Which innovation areas show promise
  • If we are investing enough in oil and gas exploration globally
  • How Dominic’s leadership style is evolving in real time

Dominic Emery is the Chief of Staff to CEO Bernard Looney at bp and has been with the company since 1986. Currently based in London, Dominic has worked across an array of business areas including E&P, alternative energies, and gas and power. Dominic is a board member for the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) and was the founding CEO of OGCI Climate Investments—a $1B fund set up by oil and gas companies to invest in technologies and projects to reduce climate emissions. Dominic holds a PhD in Geology/Earth Sciences from the University of Cambridge and a M.A. in Geology/Earth Sciences from the University of Oxford.

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[Interview recorded on February 19, 2021]

Running time: 49 min

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Dominic Emery

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