VP Marine Sectors & Decarbonisation, Shell

Melissa Williams

Melissa Williams is a native of New Orleans, who holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and Master’s degree in Business Administration. Melissa was appointed Vice President Marine Sectors and Decarbonisation in 2021. She has played a key role in Shell to prepare for IMO 2020 fuel specification change. Melissa has had several Economics and Scheduling roles at Shell Deer Park, Convent refineries as well as the Crude and Feedstock manager for Motiva during the startup of North America’s largest refinery, Port Arthur. She has over 20 years of professional experience in the pharmaceutical, aeronautical, and oil industries.