Malcolm works in the Innovation, Research & Development organisation of Shell. He has worked predominantly in an R&D function for more than 30 years in a wide range of roles, including Technical, Operations (Lab Refinery Manager), Commercial and, more recently, Innovation. Malcolm is currently responsible for managing Shell’s external research & innovation relationships with institutes across Europe, Africa and Russia, providing
a structured channel through which research collaborations can be successfully managed and executed.

Responsibilities include cultivating science and innovation platforms and strategic alliance relationships that support Shell’s R&D objectives as well as promoting a culture of open innovation in the early phase of Discovery and Development.