General Manager, LNG Market Development
Markus Hector is General Manager, LNG Market Development in Shell. He champions the development of energy solutions for customers, enabling access to LNG as a fuel for power, industrial and commercial use or as a transportation fuel.
Markus has held leadership positions across Upstream, Downstream Gas, Business Development and Trading in Europe, Africa, the East and the United States for over 20 years, included Global Head of LNG Supply and Sales, Commercial Development Director for Natural Gas, as well as leading several business areas in Shell’s LNG Trading businesses in London and Houston, and engineering and construction project management roles.
Developing access to LNG and gas for new customers and markets is Markus’ passion. He strongly believes in the benefit gas brings to people, business and society at large, playing an important role in our Energy Transition to a cleaner and sustainable Energy system.
Markus holds a Master’s Degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Universities in Hamburg, Germany and Waterloo, Canada as well as an MBA from Rotterdam School of Management in the Netherlands and is married and proud father of three kids.