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Business support group

The importance and variety of our businesses demand the very best support. That’s why our support teams work in every part of our organization
BP is a global company that offers global experiences. Our support teams are dedicated, talented, flexible and are a key part of our network across the world.

Commercial and external affairs enables us to make sound business decisions. Ethics and compliance ensures we do the right thing for all our stakeholders. Finance improves our business performance and maintains robust financial controls. Human resources teams act as strategic and operational business partners. Group audit provides assurance on risk management.


Legal teams are involved in everything from employment law to dispute resolution. Our tax function ensures compliance with tax legislation and optimizes our tax position. And our treasury team acts as our internal bank.

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    Tallow Chandlers winners
    Some of BP’s most talented young technologists and apprentices have been presented with this year's Tallow Chandlers BP Awards for showing outstanding performance within the company and in their communities
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    BP and Student Village keep advancing in South Africa
    BPSA and Student Village visited 10 campuses across South Africa and Mozambique to ask graduates what “keep advancing” means to them
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    OUTstanding success, again
    BP has four winners in this year’s OUTstanding Awards. 2019 marks the fifth year running that BP staff have been recognized at the LGBT+ event
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