BERCShop: Morning Coffee with Jessica Uhl, CFO, Royal Dutch Shell
Thursday, October 8, 2020
Jessica Uhl (Chief Financial Officer, Royal Dutch Shell) in conversation with Max Auffhammer (George Pardee Jr. Professor of International Sustainable Development, Agricultural & Resource Economics and Faculty Affiliate, Energy Institute at Haas, UC Berkeley)
Jessica Uhl is a distinguished Berkeley alum (Political Economy ’89). She was ranked the 24th Most Powerful International Business Woman by Fortune in 2019 and the 28th Most Powerful Woman by Forbes, currently serves as CFO for Royal Dutch Shell. She is the second woman to have been appointed as Shell’s CFO. Jessica returned to her alma mater to discuss her experience at UC Berkeley, her journey after college, and her current employer’s ambition to be a net zero emissions energy business in conversation with Professor Max Auffhammer. During this morning coffee chat, Jessica also answered audience questions.
This event was co-hosted by the Energy Institute at Haas, the Berkeley Energy and Resources Collaborative (BERC), Berkeley Haas, the UC Berkeley College of Letters & Science, and the Political Economy program.