Graham D Collins MSc, FCMA, CGMA

VP Finance & Economics, bp America Inc

Graham is the VP Finance and Economics at bp. In this role Graham's time is split between overseeing the delivery of ongoing financial forecasts and economic analysis and leading a transformation program to moderize how financial and economic modeling is undertaken across the company.

Graham has a Masters in Strategic Business Management from Manchester Metropolitan University and is a Fellow of CIMA. He has held a number of roles in bp spanning accounting, planning and commercial operations, working in the UK, United Arab Emirates, Brazil and the USA.

Graham moved to Houston in 2006 to take up a planning and commercial role supporting bp's onshore US operations, then moving to work with the bp team in the Gulf of Mexico. He has also held central planning and performance roles in bp and, more recently, has focused on leading Finance transformation through digitalization, agility & culture change.

Graham is passionate about business transformation and helping the world get to net zero carbon emissions. Graham is able to follow both of these passions in his role at bp, helping the company as it embarks on an ambitious program to move into low carbon energy and help the world reach it's goal of being net zero by 2050.