• CERAWeek
  • March 18 - 22, 2024

Johan de Villiers


Senior Vice President, Global Industry Manager

Johan de Villiers is currently serving as Senior Vice President – Global and Strategic Accounts. Johan and his team help the major energy companies around the world to develop, produce and operate sustainably, safely and efficiently. This includes the deployment of technology that enables and accelerates the energy transition. Johan initially gained practical experience in engineering, manufacturing and project management, followed by various business leadership roles which helped him develop his business and management skills. These roles included full profit and loss business roles as well as country leadership roles, and took him from South Africa to the Middle East and Southeast Asia. He worked across a range of business areas, such as power grids, process automation, industrial digitalization, e-mobility, and robotics. Prior to his current role Johan was Senior Vice-President – Oil, Gas and Offshore Wind. Johan has a Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, as well as a Master degree in Business Administration. 

Sessions With Johan de Villiers

Tuesday, 7 March

  • 02:30pm - 03:00pm (CST) / 07/mar/2023 08:30 pm - 07/mar/2023 09:00 pm

    Reinventing the Energy Service Sector for Low-carbon Markets

    The traditional energy service companies have many capabilities to support the decarbonization of energy sector operations and the transition to low-carbon fuels. But those companies in the supply chain also must decarbonize and sometimes work with new customers and partners. How have energy customer needs changed? How is the service sector ecosystem adapting? What will the energy service company of the future look like as the low-carbon business continues to grow?