Vice President Global Commercial Technology
Company or Organization:
Royal Dutch Shell PLC
Selda Gunsel is responsible for leading a global group of scientists and engineers in the delivery of innovation, research and development, and technical services to Shell Lubricants and businesses including Marine, Aviation, and Specialties. In 2017, Selda was elected to the National Academy of Engineering in recognition of her distinguished contributions to engineering. She's won multiple awards for outstanding research and development during her time at Shell and has published extensively in the field of lubrication science, received patents, and built partnerships to advance fuels and lubricants to meet growing global energy demand while reducing carbon dioxide emissions.