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Susan Dio

Susan Dio  - chairman and president of BP America

Chairman and president of BP America

Executive team tenure: 

Appointed 1 September 2018   

 

Outside interests:

Member of the American Petroleum Institute Board and Executive Committee

Member of the Greater Houston Partnership Executive Committee

Member of the Ford’s Theatre Board of Trustees Executive Committee

 

Age:

57

 

Nationality: 

American

Career

Susan Dio is chairman and president of BP America, providing leadership and oversight to BP's US businesses, which employ around 14,000 people. These businesses include oil and gas exploration and production, refining, petrochemicals, supply and trading, pipeline operations, shipping, retail, and alternative energy.

 

Since joining the company in 1984, she has held key operational and executive positions in the US, UK, and Australia. Before assuming her current role, Susan served as chief executive officer of BP shipping, where she managed the fleet of BP-operated and chartered vessels that move more than 200 million tonnes of products across the globe each year.

 

She also previously served as head of audit for BP's downstream segment, as business unit leader of the Bulwer Island refinery, and as plant manager of Texas City chemicals.

 

Outside BP, Susan is a member of the American Petroleum Institute Board and Executive Committee, the Greater Houston Partnership Executive Committee, and the Ford's Theatre Board of Trustees Executive Committee.