Royal Dutch Shell (RDS) plc (the ‘Company’) today announces the appointment of Ronan Cassidy as Chief Human Resources and Corporate Officer with effect from January 1, 2016.
In his new role, Ronan will become a member of the Executive Committee and will take over from Hugh Mitchell who will be leaving the company after 36 years’ distinguished service.
Ronan is a British Citizen and currently Executive Vice President Human Resources, Upstream International / Rest of the World Operations. He joined Shell in 1988 and has held a variety of human resources positions across the Upstream and Downstream businesses. Ronan graduated from Worcester College, Oxford University, United Kingdom in 1988 with a BA in Modern History. Ronan is married with two children.