Ieda Gomes is Vice President for New Ventures at BP Gas Asia & Middle East and is responsible for gas market development and entry opportunities in South Asia and the Middle East. She joined BP in 1998 and since then she has had several international assignments, including President of BP Brazil and Business Unit Leader for Latin America Gas Marketing. She also spent 2 years as Vice President for BP Solar Rural Solutions.
Ieda holds a degree in Chemical Engineering, a master’s degree in Environmental Engineering and an MSc cum lauda in Energy. She is a member of the Executive Committee of the International Gas Union and Vice President of the Brazilian Chamber of Commerce in Great Britain. Ieda received the Veuve Clicquot Award as Business Woman of the Year in Brazil 2001/2002.