Walter Pesenti is the Global Operational Excellence Manager at BP. His focus is on leading BP Petrochemicals with a focus on operational excellence, asset management, and capital projects programs that sustainably drive bottom-line impact. Walter has worked extensively across the globe with downstream, chemicals, and upstream companies assessing, developing, and implementing a plethora of business transformations, which resulted in greatly reducing risk exposure and savings, ranging from $50 million/year up to $1,400 million/year. He has first-hand experience in management and budgetary responsibility for projects to include capital projects, turnarounds, operations and maintenance in excess of $ 2,300 million. Walter was instrumental in developing, implementing and managing Operations Integrity Management System and Global Reliability System at 2 global integrated oil companies. Prior to joining BP, Walter spent 30 + years in downstream and petrochemicals with ExxonMobil, Shell, BP, and a big 4 consulting firm, where he acquired deep industry knowledge, holding leadership positions in capital projects, turnarounds, reliability, maintenance, operations, and consulting.