Alex is a highly driven Client Director with solid experience in building trusting relationships at all organisational levels. In addition to a genuine interest in the opportunities and challenges faced by clients, Alex has an excellent understanding of technical aspects and of the local, cultural, and political landscape — all essential in ensuring the successful delivery of technical support and for building valued partnerships.
He has built up a formidable background in his 28 years working for Shell in project delivery, technical support, and business management roles for technologies in the O&G sector. He worked in a wide range of areas including Environmental Systems, Downstream & Chemicals, and Mid and Upstream businesses.
Alex contributed to shaping Upstream and Midstream improvement programs, scoping support for these programs and managing delivery to the full satisfaction of the clients and stakeholders involved globally.
Next to working for Petrogenium, Alex is leading a start-up that intends to conquer the world with the famous Dutch biscuits: ‘Stroopwafels’. He enjoys sailing, skiing, canoeing, and making road trips with his wife and two sons.