Paul Trimmer

Former CEO of Shell Energy Europe
Paul spent 32 years with the Royal Dutch Shell Group in diverse positions from Operational Research Analyst to Planning Manager in New Zealand before negotiating the trans Bolivia – Brazil pipeline with JV partners as well as moving the oil and gas infrastructure company from state to private ownership. He then worked as President and VP at several large gas and power subsidiaries across South America prior to a move to Shell Energy Europe in 2003 as VP NW Europe. Paul became CEO of Shell Energy Europe in 2009. Since leaving the Shell group Paul has consulted extensively on natural gas and energy supply and infrastructure.