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Johannes Teyssen

Johannes Teyssen - Independent non-executive director

Independent non-executive director

Tenure: 

Appointed 1 January 2021

 

Board and committee activities:

Member of the safety and sustainability committee (formerly, the safety, environment and security assurance committee)

 

Outside interests:

CEO and Chairman of the management board of E.ON SE.

 

Age: 

61

 

Nationality: 

German

Career

Johannes has been at the helm of one of Europe's largest energy companies for a decade, enabling him to contribute to the long-term sustainable success and strategy of the business.

 

He is currently the CEO and Chairman of the management board of E.ON SE, the major international energy supplier - a post he has held since 2010. Previously, Johannes has been a director of Deutsche Bank AG.

 

Johannes is a German national and based in Dusseldorf.

 

Relevant skills and experience

Johannes brings exceptional experience and deep knowledge of the sector and its continuing transformation and is an important addition to bp’s safety and sustainability committee. As bp works to transform into an integrated energy company, Johannes has the skills, experience and diversity to further enhance the board's ability to support and oversee the delivery of bp’s strategy.