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Leaders In Industry

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University of Aberdeen

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SUT+ are delighted to welcome Deirdre Michie, Chief Executive of Oil & Gas UK, and Colette Cohen, Chief Executive of The Oil & Gas Technology Centre, to present on their respective experiences in industry. Both Deirdre and Colette have extensive experience as a senior business leaders in the oil and gas industry, upstream, downstream and globally.

Having spent a large part part of her career working for Shell, Deirdre was appointed CEO of Oil and Gas UK in May 2015 and is a member of MER, the UK Government and industry forum, and is also a member of the Scottish Government’s Energy Advisory Board and the UK Treasury’s Oil Industry Fiscal Forum. Before taking on the role of CEO of Oil & Gas UK, she was Chair of the Board of Aberdeen Science Centre, a Board member of North East of Scotland College, and of Aberdeen Skills and Enterprise Training.

Colette started her career offshore in 1991, and has worked for operators including BP, ConocoPhillips and Britannia in the North Sea, Norway, the US and Kazakhstan, where she received a Jubilee Medal from the Kazakh Prime Minister in recognition of her contribution to the country’s oil and gas industry. Prior to joining The Oil & Gas Technology Centre, Colette was Senior Vice President of Centrica Energy’s Exploration and Production business in the UK and The Netherlands. Colette has also served on the board of the Oil & Gas UK, the Technology Leadership Board, the OGA Decommissioning board and is the Chair of the National College for Onshore Oil and Gas.

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