Dev Sanyal - Chief executive, alternative energy and executive vice president, regions
Appointed 1 January 2012
Independent non-executive director of Man Group plc
Member of the Board of Advisors of The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University
Member of the International Advisory Board on Energy, Government of India
Member of the Advisory Board of the Centre for European Reform
British and Indian
Dev Sanyal is responsible for the alternative energy business globally and for the group's interests in the Europe and Asia regions.
Dev joined BP in 1989 and has held a variety of international roles in London, Athens, Istanbul, Vienna and Dubai. He was general manager, former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe, prior to being appointed chief executive, BP Eastern Mediterranean in 1999. In November 2003 he was appointed chief executive, Air BP International and in June 2006 was appointed head of the group chief executive's office.
In 2007, he assumed the role of group treasurer. During this period he was also chairman of BP Investment Management and was accountable for the group's aluminium interests. Until April 2016, Dev was executive vice president, strategy and regions.
Dev has been a Trustee of the Career Academy Foundation (2007 to 2013) and a member of the Accenture Global Energy Board (2012 to 2019). He is a Fellow of the Energy Institute.
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