The single largest gathering of refining and petrochemical leadership within Europe
27 – 30 November, 2018 | Grand Hyatt Cannes, France
Shell Catalysts and Technology Licensing
Andy Gosse was appointed to his current role as President Shell Catalysts and Technology Licensing in March 2018. This role combines Shell’s catalyst businesses, CRI and Criterion, together with the Technology Licensing Business, Shell Global Solutions.
Previously Andy was VP of CRI/Criterion, the global catalyst technology company of the Shell Group. CRI/Criterion serves the refining, chemical and petrochemical industry by supplying catalysts, technology, and services to meet a wide range of requirements and operates research laboratories, development facilities, manufacturing plants and business units throughout the world.
Before joining the Catalyst Business Andy was General Manager of Commercial Operations for the Shell Global Solutions organization that licenses refining and petrochemical technologies and provides business and operational consultancy to non-Shell customers. He had worked within Shell Global Solutions since joining Shell in 2001 and fulfilled a number of account management, strategy, operational and sales leadership roles. He has worked extensively in Europe, the Americas, the CIS, Middle East and Asia.
After gaining a BEng in Aeronautical Engineering, Andy began his professional career in 1987 as an aerodynamic design engineer with British Aerospace, before joining British Gas in 1989. He is chartered Engineer, accredited by the Institution of Gas Engineers and Managers (IGEM).