Katie Jackson is Executive Vice President, Commercial & NBD, Europe/CIS at Shell. She began her career at Shell in 1994 as a Drilling Engineer, followed by five years in oil and gas investment banking with UBS, based in London and Houston. In 2005, Katie joined Anadarko, where she was VP, Corporate Development, responsible for M&A and US Business Development. She joined Statoil in 2010 initially as SVP, Corporate M&A, before returning to operations in the role of SVP, Development & Production for Europe and Asia with responsibility for upstream activities. In 2015, Katie joined BG Group as Executive Vice President for Global Business Development and Strategy, before the merger in February 2016, when she took up her current position. Katie holds an MA in Pure & Applied Biology from Oxford University. She lives in London and has two lively sons aged 10 and 8 years old.