Petrobras: Reinventing the Fundamentals
The pandemic has forced every energy company to reassess strategy in the face of collapsing demand. Petrobras CEO Roberto Castello Branco outlines how he is using COVID crisis as a stimulus to cut costs, improve productivity, integrate digitalization into its operations and improve liquidity. Branco says, in a crisis, “cash is God.” Join the conversation on how Petrobras is repositioning itself for an even stronger future.
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Play video Leadership Dialogue with Charif Souki
Leadership Dialogue with Charif Souki
(October 8, 2020) Charif Souki, Executive Chairman and Co-founder of Tellurian, assesses the state of LNG in 2020 and examines the developments that are shaping the industry over the long-term.
Play video Ben van Beurden, CEO of Shell
Ben van Beurden, CEO of Shell
(July 16, 2020) Shell Chief Executive Ben van Beurden discusses the financial adjustments the company made due to the market shock, Shell’s ambition to be net carbon zero by 2050, and future business areas in a lower carbon economy.
Play video CEO Dialogue with Ignacio S. Galán
CEO Dialogue with Ignacio S. Galán
(December 3, 2020) Iberdrola Chairman and Chief Executive Ignacio S. Galán chronicles his journey as a renewable energy pioneer and the company’s path to the forefront of the energy transition.
Play video Felipe Bayón, Chief Executive of Ecopetrol
Felipe Bayón, Chief Executive of Ecopetrol
(August 11, 2020) Ecopetrol has been a key pillar of Colombia’s growth into a modern & dynamic economy. CEO Felipe Bayón shares the investment strategy, portfolio mix, and technology focus that will continue to strengthen both company and country.
Play video CEO Dialogue with Vicki Hollub
CEO Dialogue with Vicki Hollub
(December 1, 2020) Vicki Hollub, president and chief executive of Occidental Petroleum, discusses the changing landscape for upstream operators brought on by market conditions and the movement toward lower carbon, net-zero economies.
Play video David Rubenstein, Co-Founder & Co-Executive Chairman, The Carlyle Group
David Rubenstein, Co-Founder & Co-Executive Chairman, The Carlyle Group
(July 9, 2020) David M. Rubenstein, Co-Founder & Co-Executive Chairman of The Carlyle Group, shares his views on the global economy, U.S.-China relations, prospects for a COVID-19 vaccine, and the key attributes of leadership.