Sr. Finance Advisor - Shell Trading & Supply
Royal Dutch Shell
I am advising the Shell Trading and Supply Vice President (Operations) in efficient management of supply chain through efficient contract management, external and internal bench marking of physical assets and performance management. This is done via leading/supporting/delivering global initiatives to improve supply chain financial and operational performance, globally.
a. Scope of role in numbers: Opex: $2.2billion, Capex $0.6bln, Working Capital $3bln. Global footprint across trading and Supply/Distribution.
b. Geographical Scope: Global organization with trading offices in major oil trading hubs and supply chain network (depots/terminals etc) across the globe services the Retail and Wholesale businesses of the company.
c. Additionally, I have a Finance Manager role as member of Operations leadership team for Trading middle office team of ~650 employees with global scope helping delivery of value for Oil and Gas trading desks. As FM of the global team, I sit on a number of project steering committees, therefore providing support and challenge to project valuations, yield, risk vs reward/mitigation and insuring post implementation reviews.
- A number of Special Recognition Awards for providing senior leadership insight into value and yield trade offs, marginal portfolio, value leakage via marginal decisions.
- Received an Executive Vice President Award nomination for a pathfinder project to triggering and cost vs. yield decisions on crude and product trading desks which helped improve our competitiveness in balancing additional value and reduced costs.
- As part of the Trading and Supply merger, developed performance management metrics for newly formed Operations organization spanning five PnLs for effective performance management by VPs.