Colette Hirstius

Colette Hirstius

Vice President Exploration - Middle East & Africa Shell Upstream

Colette has worked in the Energy industry since 1997. Her experience includes exploration and development of shallow water fields on the North Slope of Alaska, heavy oil projects onshore in Venezuela, and Flagship project development in the deep water Gulf of Mexico. Colette has also worked in Shell’s Group Strategy team and played a lead role to define and implement Shell’s long term strategy. Most recently, she has taken over the role of Development General Manager in Trinidad and Tobago to integrate the new BG assets into the Shell portfolio and develop new project opportunities. Colette received a BS and MS in Geology from Tulane University and the University of Colorado.

Time and date Venue Topic Speakers

Tuesday 05/11/2019

From 14:00 To 15:00

11/05/2019 14:00 11/05/2019 15:00 Supermajors Strategic Outlook for Africa
  • Overview of supermajor’s Africa investment programme and how it relates to their global upstream strategy
  • Where in Africa will supermajors be prioritising for 2020 and beyond?
  • How much investment are supermajor’s putting towards mature operations vs. exploration?
  • How is the oil/gas mix presented in their African portfolio?
  • How will climate change affect supermajor’s strategy and priorities over the next 5 - 10 years?
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"Supermajors Strategic Outlook for Africa"

Colette Hirstius Jasper Peijs Mike Sangster Pam Darwin
Time and date

Tuesday 05/11/2019

From 14:00 To 15:00

11/05/2019 14:00 11/05/2019 15:00 Supermajors Strategic Outlook for Africa
  • Overview of supermajor’s Africa investment programme and how it relates to their global upstream strategy
  • Where in Africa will supermajors be prioritising for 2020 and beyond?
  • How much investment are supermajor’s putting towards mature operations vs. exploration?
  • How is the oil/gas mix presented in their African portfolio?
  • How will climate change affect supermajor’s strategy and priorities over the next 5 - 10 years?
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