Shell boss Peter Voser has been in the job less than a month, but is likely to be defending his company’s worst quarterly profits for many years. People want to hear exactly how his reorganization plan will change Shell for the better and help it close the profitability gap with rivals.
Posts on ‘July 27th, 2009’
Oil major plans further jobs cull Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell is planning a fresh wave of job cuts under new chief executive Peter Voser’s group-wide overhaul, it has emerged. Shell’s first tranche of cuts is set to draw to a close this week and it is expected to be followed soon by an announcement [...]
Heres the story. You are a Swiss accountant with a proven record of ruthlessness and synthetic business acumen. You are comfortable with numbers thats what you do but you know little about the minutiae of the oil business. How can you be you are not an oil man you are a dollars [...]
By John Donovan The following information was posted on to our Shell Blog this morning by guest1, an extremely well-informed senior Shell insider whose real identity is known to us. Voser cutting 600 top jobs. Nothing new, we could read that quite a while ago on the Donovan site. But what does this really mean? [...]
By John Donovan On 30 January we broke the news of Shell’s decision to make “tough choices” in reaction to the collapse in oil prices. Shell confirmed to Reuters that the Shell internal emails from CEO Jeroen van der Veer and Executive Director Malcolm Brinded we published were authentic. Quotes from the emails were featured [...]
CITY A.M. Monday, 27th July 2009 ENERGY OIL giant Royal Dutch Shell is set to announce a set of job cuts this week, as new chief executive Peter Voser continues his wave of intense restructuring at the company. But reports that the number of job losses would be as high as 600 were yesterday dismissed. [...]
The Times July 27, 2009 Shell cuts up to 600 top jobs in Voser’s overhaul Robin Pagnamenta, Energy Editor Royal Dutch Shell is poised to announce a fresh wave of cuts in senior jobs this week as Peter Voser, the new chief executive, intensifies an aggressive restructuring drive within Europes largest company. The Anglo-Dutch oil [...]