Catherine Hall

GM Commercial & Strategy, Shell Shipping & Maritime

Catherine joined Shell Shipping & Maritime as GM Commercial & Strategy in 2017. She is responsible for the long-term direction of Shell’s maritime activities across Downstream and Upstream and all commercial aspects of Shell’s LNG shipping. Shell is the largest shipper of LNG in the world, working towards ‘powering progress together by providing more and cleaner energy solutions’.

She joined Shell in 2012 as the GM Marine for Chemicals, responsible for the global shipping of all Shell’s Chemical products. This complex portfolio included 123 different chemical products, with over 100 vessels on the water on any one day.

Prior to Shell, Catherine worked at BP for 15 years, predominantly in the Shipping business, for oil, gas and chemicals. She held roles in Chartering, Strategy, Maritime Services and Chartering Management.
Catherine is from the UK and studied Modern History at Oxford University. She and her family returned last year from Singapore, where they lived for 9 years.