Shell CEO Ben van Beurden on the proposal for the European Union to target net zero emissions by 2050, and the action that can help it happen.
Speeches and articles
Here you can access a selection of speeches and articles by Shell’s leaders published in the past five years.
Latest Speeches and Articles
Shell Chief Financial Officer Jessica Uhl on transparency during the Global Conference of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) in Paris.
Shell CEO Ben van Beurden on the need for supply and demand to work in harmony if the world is to tackle climate change.
Shell Integrated Gas & New Energies Director Maarten Wetselaar on fuels of the future during CERA Week in Houston.
Shell Projects and Technology Director Harry Brekelmans on the great challenge the world faces, and how industry must play its part.
Five years after becoming CEO of Shell, Ben van Beurden talks about climate change, his leadership style and Shell’s biggest ever financial transformation.
In The National newspaper, Shell CEO Ben van Beurden writes about how the energy industry can create a new era of opportunity for young people across the Middle East and beyond.
At the Web Summit technology conference in Lisbon, Portugal, Shell CEO Ben van Beurden speaks on the need to gain public trust and the importance of transparency and ethical behaviour.
Shell Downstream Director John Abbott on why the future of transport will be defined not by one solution, but many.
Shell CEO Ben van Beurden on the company’s ambition to provide electricity to 100 million people who do not have a modern connection.
Shell CEO Ben van Beurden on the importance of natural gas even during a time of change in the global energy system.
Shell Integrated Gas & New Energies Director Maarten Wetselaar on Shell’s methane target at Gastech in Barcelona.
Shell Integrated Gas & New Energies Director Maarten Wetselaar on the local gas market in Trinidad & Tobago.
Speaking in London, UK, Shell CEO Ben van Beurden addresses the need for clear signals from the world's governments to unlock a cleaner future. Read the speech in full.
Jun 21, 2018 - Shell Projects and Technology Director Harry Brekelmans on how governments and companies like Shell can help the world reach the goals of the Paris Agreement.
Shell Legal Director Donny Ching on how the Shell Legal team is addressing the risks of the future in a period of uncertainty.
The following text is based on speeches delivered by Charles O. Holliday and Ben van Beurden at the Annual General Meeting of Royal Dutch Shell plc, in The Hague on May 22, 2018.
Shell Projects and Technology Director Harry Brekelmans on 50 years of innovation and how to turn a flash of ingenuity into a lasting legacy.
Speaking at the first annual Elsevier Economics Lecture, Shell CEO Ben van Beurden argues that collaboration is the best way to deal with climate change.
Shell’s CEO Ben van Beurden examines some of the big questions facing the oil and gas industry and offers some answers.