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Hear what bp’s leadership team has to say on our strategy and the energy transition

Growing the value of bp

From international oil company to integrated energy company, the destination is unchanged. So says Murray Auchincloss, bp’s new chief executive officer. Here, Murray sets out bp’s near-term priorities and explains how the IOC to IEC strategy enables bp to grow in value – 22/02/24

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In the press

Follow coverage of bp in the international press

Global Convenience Store Focus

‘bp’s strategic vision: Doubling gross margin in global convenience business by 2030’ – 15 May 2024 

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Retail Week

‘bp convenience boss Joanne Hayward on why made-to-order food is the future of forecourt retail’ –  28 February 2024 

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Forecourt Trader

‘bp identifies bespoke food, dealer recruitment, and ultra-rapid EV charging for 2024 forecourt plans’ – 1 February 2024 

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Retail Insider

‘Women executives in retail: Claire Farrant, VP of marketing for mobility & convenience in Europe at bp’ – 25 January 2024 

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Grocery Gazette‘

How bp is gunning for grocery growth’ – 8 January 2024 
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The Athletic

F1’s sustainable fuels of the future: How the sport’s race cars are going carbon neutral’ – 7 December 2023  

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Mail on Sunday 

‘Teesside strikes back’ – 1 September 2023

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‘bp targets farms and feedstock as biofuel race gathers pace’ – 17 May 2023

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‘Inside bp’s plan to reset renewables as oil and gas boom’ – 7 March 2023 

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‘bp plans to invest £18bn in Britain – but we need a stable environment to do more’ – 22 May 2022 

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Our leadership team

Carol Howle, EVP, trading & shipping; Michael Sosso, EVP, legal; Kerry Dryburgh, EVP, people & culture; Gordon Birrell, EVP, production & operations; Kate Thomson, chief financial officer; Murray Auchincloss, chief executive officer; Emma Delaney, EVP, customers & products; Emeka Emembolu, EVP, technology; William Lin, EVP, gas & low carbon energy; Giulia Chierchia, EVP, strategy, sustainability & ventures

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