Mark Carne has been chairman of Dubai and Northern Emirates Region at Royal Dutch Shell since September 2010. He has served as an Executive Vice President of BG Group plc since May 1, 2005 and also as Managing Director of Europe & Central Asia since March 2006. Carne served as Managing Director – North West Europe of BG Group Plc since May 1, 2005.
He joined BG from Shell, where he served as Managing Director of Brunei Shell Petroleum and Country Chairman for Shell companies in Brunei until 2005. He also worked in upstream assets and held a number of commercial and general management roles in the UK and the Netherlands. Other experience includes general management roles in the U.K., Holland and Oman covering operations, engineering, commercial and business development.