Full Name
Faraz Shahid
Job Title
Procurement Director; Engineering, Fabrication & Construction
Speaker Bio
Faraz has been with bp for the last 17 years in a variety of leadership and supply chain roles. During this period, Faraz has lived and worked in 6 countries across three continents. He is currently the procurement director responsible for placement of bp’s third party spend for all engineering, fabrication, and construction requirements around the world.

Faraz began his career as a mechanical engineer at a PTA plant but pivoted to Purchasing and Supply Chain Management after a few years recognizing how under-utilized the supply chain levers were in most chemical and energy industries.

Faraz graduated with a BSc in Mechanical Engineering and completed his MSc in Purchasing and Supply Chain Mgt from Robert Gordon University in Scotland. He is a fully certified Member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply Chain (MCIPS).

Faraz is based in the Greater Houston Area and as a father of 2 girls is passionate about gender equality and regularly volunteers as a STEM Ambassador.
Faraz Shahid