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Richard comes from a family with multiple generations of oil workers. At BP, Richard is inspired each day by the "engineering spirit" of his colleagues and humbled by the scope and responsibility of his position - and the ability to impact so many lives.
Anna - Business
Anna explains how BP's graduate rotations programme enabled her to learn more skills and broadened her career path in the company.
In 2007, Laura had a significant role at BP, but decided to retire after her husband passed away and she became a single parent. Following the Deepwater Horizon spill in 2010, Laura came back looking to help and is now an integral part of BP's new Gulf Coast Restoration Organization.
Safety is of paramount importance to BP. As part of his off-shore training, Benjamin learned how to escape from a submerged helicopter. Watch the video to learn more about Ben, his training and his future aspirations.
Farah's role as a Financial Analyst helps involve her in work that gives back to communities. Farah knows energy is something that each of us takes for granted and is humbled to help fulfill the needs of people who depend on her efforts at BP.
Vivek joined BP via the Trading Development Programme. In his three years with us, he’s travelled from his native India to work in Australia, the UK and is currently based in Singapore. Watch the video to learn more about Vivek’s career journey.
Masters graduate Kimberley talks us through one of her first assignments at BP Trinidad & Tobago and how this gave her exposure to the whole HR team in that region. Watch the video to learn more about Kimberley, her current role and her future aspirations.
. Sarah is excited to be working on biofuels - a technology that people will actually use. She's touching lives, potentially making a real difference to millions of people around the world.
At BP, the Challenge Program for graduates has supported Carter's professional development as a Production Engineer, where he has benefited from leadership training and developing his technical expertise. Learn more about Carter's story and the opportunities he's found at BP.
Hannah completed her PhD with BP. Now she works in Perth, Australia as a geoscientist; only three years into her career with the company, she talks about the amazing opportunities she's been offered - and how she's had to step out of her comfort zone to take them.
Electrical engineer Marlon applied for BP's Challenge Program in Trinidad & Tobago. He was accepted and began work on his first major project soon after. Watch the video to learn more about the Challenge Program and Marlon's future aspirations.
David - Engineering
David talks us through his journey with BP, working his way up from rig based geologist to Vice President of Resource for the North Sea Business Unit. Watch the video to gain some insights into this fascinating and varied career path.
Uni joined BP having successfully applied for the Global MBA Programme whilst at Chicago University. Today, she works in Singapore in Business Development for Oil Trading, designing and developing anything from a new trading floor to entire oil refineries. It’s a varied role for someone who has a had diverse work experience in BP – her previous experience was as an LPG Fundamentals Analyst and also as a Commercial Advisor for Angola LNG. Watch the video to learn more about Uni’s experiences at BP and how she believes the company’s continuous learning ethos will help her progress in the future.
Oliver - Engineering
In this video, motor racing fan Ollie talks about how is passion for the sport led him to his current role as senior research technologist at BP's Pangbourne site in the UK.
Luis believes that teamwork is one of the most rewarding facets of his job. It's also a part of the ethos of BP and he thinks that this is one of the most rewarding facets of his job.