Mary Shafer-Malicki joined McDermott’s Board of Directors in 2011.
From July 2007 until her retirement in March 2009, Mary was Senior Vice President and Chief Executive Officer of BP Angola, a subsidiary of BP plc, an oil and natural gas exploration, production, refining and marketing company. Previously, she held several other executive leadership positions during her 25-year career with BP plc and Amoco Corp. (which was acquired by BP in 1998), including Chief Operating Officer of BP Angola from January 2005 to June 2007, Director General of BP Vietnam, from 2003 to 2004, and various other international engineering and managerial positions.
In addition to working with a number of non-profit organizations, she has also served as a director of Wood PLC, a leading independent services provider for the oil and gas and power generation markets, since June 2012, and has served as a director of QEP Resources, Inc., an energy company specializing in natural gas and oil exploration, since July 2017. She also served as a director of Ausenco Limited, an Australian company providing engineering design, project management, process controls and operations solutions to a variety of industries, from January 2011 to December 2016.
Mary graduated from Oklahoma State University with a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering.