Geraldine Slattery

President, Petroleum at BHP

Geraldine Slattery joined BHP in 1994 and currently leads BHP’s global exploration, development and production operations in Australia, the US, Mexico, Trinidad and Tobago, Canada, and Algeria, with teams based across the world.

Over Geraldine’s 25 year career with BHP, she has worked in roles of increasing complexity and scale in a global portfolio. Prior to her current appointment which commenced in March 2019, she was Asset President for global production operations. She has fulfilled key leadership roles in the Onshore US business as General Manager Gas Assets, as Vice President of Supply through a period of significant capital expansion, and in leading the Australia offshore FPSO operations. Her earlier experience includes a variety of positions in operations, safety and engineering in the UK and Australia.

She holds a Bachelor of Science in Physics and Master of Science, International Management (Oil & Gas).



  • President, Petroleum

    Current role