Christina Verchere

OMV Petrom

Chief Executive Officer & President of the Executive Board

Christina Verchere is a British-American oil and gas executive with > 25 years of experience across 3 continents. As of May 2018, she is Chief Executive Officer and President of the Executive Board of OMV Petrom, the largest integrated energy company in South-Eastern Europe. Prior to this, she spent over 20 years with oil and gas supermajor BP, where she held several senior leadership positions in the UK, the US, Canada and Indonesia. Between 2012-2014, she was the Regional President Canada of BP (Calgary) and between 2014 - 2018, she held the position of Regional President of the Asia Pacific region (Jakarta). Christina holds a Master degree in Economics Science from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland. She sits on the boards of the Foreign Investors Council Romania and United Way Romania.

Sessions With Christina Verchere

Tuesday, 8 March

  • 02:50pm - 03:30pm (CST) / 08/mar/2022 08:50 pm - 08/mar/2022 09:30 pm

    Upstream Strategies for the Energy Transition

    Panel Upstream Oil & Gas

    As the energy transition accelerates, companies are radically changing their strategies. Many outside the United States have chosen to see their new mission to deliver energy for the future using a portfolio of sources, which will help accelerate the companies’ progress to lower carbon and, for some, net-zero emissions in 2050. What are the pathways and the balance between traditional hydrocarbon energy and the new energies (wind and solar)? What methods will produce lower carbon emissions via hydrogen and carbon capture and storage?