• CERAWeek
  • March 18 - 22, 2024

Ahmed Hashmi

ND@VR Energy Advisors


Ahmed Hashmi began oil and gas career with an undergraduate degree in Mathematics and Physics, and graduate degrees in Operations Research and Business Management. During his forty year career in the industry, he held technical, commercial, and leadership positions across Amoco and bp’s worldwide operations in the US, Europe, Africa, Latin America, and the Arabian Gulf, including Commercial Director, Vice President of Corporate Technology Strategy and Venturing, Director Upstream Mergers and Acquisitions, Global Head of Upstream Technology, Chief Digital and Technology Officer for Upstream, and Group SVP Digital for Production, Refining, and Corporate Functions. Given the combination of his technical and business background, Ahmed enjoys working at the intersection of strategy, technology, and policy. He has served on the Board of Directors of BP Exploration & Production Inc., Corporate Ventures Investment Committee, Board of the International Center for Advanced Materials, and bp's Main Board Technology Advisory Council. Ahmed lives in Houston with his wife and son, who has special needs.  He divides his time between supporting family, industry advisory, mentoring and philanthropy. 

Sessions With Ahmed Hashmi

Tuesday, 7 March

  • 09:30am - 10:10am (CST) / 07/mar/2023 03:30 pm - 07/mar/2023 04:10 pm

    Accelerating Digital Technologies

    Digital technologies hold great promise for improving the efficiency, effectiveness and carbon-intensity of oil and gas operations. Yet, recent history shows that the greatest challenge in realizing these benefits is being able to scale rapidly across the enterprise to move the needle on overall corporate performance. This session draws from hard-earned experiences to identify those technologies offering the greatest potential, the technical and organizational practices proving most effective at accelerating adoption, and new business models that are emerging as a result.