Nominated by EngineeringUK
Doug Alexander is Executive Vice President of Royal Dutch Shell Group. He has worked at the firm for 25 years in a variety of finance-based roles and in a wide range of Shell’s businesses ranging from exploration and production to refining and marketing. He currently heads Shell’s finance operations with 7,500 staff around the world.
Doug joined the Engineering Council Board in 2013 and sits on the organisation’s Finance, Audit and Remuneration Panel. The Engineering Council provides an opportunity for him to use his extensive experience in an engineering-based company as a finance specialist to provide a ‘layman’s’ perspective on the challenges of the engineering profession.