Dr Angela Strank became the Head of Technology, Downstream in June 2015 and member of the Downstream Segment Executive Team. Angela is responsible for the delivery of the Downstream strategic agenda through the development of sustainable technology advantage, whilst retaining her current responsibilities as BP’s Chief Scientist, including the co-ordination of BP’s Technology Advisory Council. Angela also represents S&OR matters at the Downstream Segment Executive Team and Human Resources Segment Committee.
Since joining BP in 1982, Angela has held a wide variety of technical and commercial leadership roles. She has a PhD in geology from University of Manchester and the Institute of Geological Sciences and has published over 30 scientific papers.
In 2010, she was the recipient of the UK’s ‘First Women Award’ for Science & Technology.