Norman Christie is Regional President of BP Trinidad and Tobago (bpTT). Prior to assuming the role of Regional President, over a period of five years, he held the positions of Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Vice President and Performance Unit Leader, Markets for bpTT. For the three years prior, he served in two BP exploration and production (E&P) segment leadership positions. He was the Commercial Director for the BP Algeria business unit and then the E&P Vice President of Planning.
Norman joined Amoco in 1986 and following a series of financial roles in Amoco’s headquarters in Chicago, he served in commercial leadership roles for three years in Egypt. The end of Norman’s tenure in Egypt coincided with the merger of BP and Amoco in 1999. He then returned to Chicago as a Senior Financial Manager for 18 months before moving to BP’s headquarters in London as an Executive Assistant to Tony Hayward, Group Vice President for Finance at the time.
Norman’s formal educational training has been in finance, strategy, accounting and general management. He is a Certified Public Accountant (Illinois) and holds an MBA from the University of Chicago.
He is married with four children.