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David Eyton

David Eyton - EVP, innovation and engineering

EVP, innovation & engineering

Leadership team tenure: 

Appointed 1 July 2020
*David previously served on bp’s executive team starting on 1 September 2018





David joined the executive team in 2018 as group head of technology. He joined bp in 1982 with a degree in engineering and has held several positions in petroleum engineering, commercial and business management. Previous senior roles include managing Wytch Farm, Trinidad Gas and Gulf of Mexico Deepwater Developments. He was awarded a CBE (Commander of the British Empire) by Queen Elizabeth II for his contributions to UK engineering and energy. David is a Fellow of the UK Royal Academy of Engineering.