John Abbott

Downstream Director

Five years (appointed October 2013)




John was previously Executive Vice President Manufacturing, responsible for oil refineries and petrochemicals plants worldwide. He joined Shell in 1981, and has held various management positions in refining, chemicals and upstream heavy oil, working in Canada, the Netherlands, Singapore, Thailand, the UK and the USA.

On April 13, 2018, John was elected as a Non-executive Director of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V.

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