The Role of Gas in the Energy Transition

David Knipe, Head of International Gas, BP

At The Great Gas Reconfiguration: Pipe-dream or Reality?
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Speaker’s Biography

David is BP’s Head of International Gas. In this capacity he leads BP’s Global LNG, and European Gas and Power businesses. He and his teams are responsible for securing markets for production within BP’s eleven Upstream gas value chains. Prior to joining BP in 2010, David held the position of Partner at Oliver Wyman, with a focus on energy trading. David has a Master’s degree in Engineering from Cambridge University. He lives in Putney with his wife Alexandra and daughter Sophia.

Need to know

BP is one of the world’s leading international oil and gas companies. We provide fuel for transportation, energy for heat and light, lubricants to keep engines moving and petrochemicals products used to make everyday items. Our supply and trading business is BP’s commercial face to the traded markets. We’re global and local, with 3,000 people working in 28 countries around the world, and 12,000 customers in more than 140 countries. We understand the dynamics of oil and gas markets and use our extensive knowledge and insights to help our customers make the most of their assets. Ultimately, success comes from the energy of our people and the strength of the relationships we build.