Lisa Ali

Lisa Ali

VP HR - Upstream Talent & Learning, BP


Lisa Ali is the Human Resources Vice President for BP’s Upstream, Talent and Learning. She holds a Degree in Chemistry and Analytical Chemistry (Hons) and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of The West Indies in Trinidad and Tobago.

Lisa spent the first 14 years of her career working in the Manufacturing and Petrochemical Industries in senior Technical and Executive roles working on Methanol Plants based in Trinidad.

In 2006 Lisa transitioned into Human Resources (HR) working as the HR Vice President for BP’s Trinidad business where she implemented a nationalization workforce strategy and progressed BP Trinidad’s diversity and inclusion agenda. She subsequently moved to Brazil as the HR Vice President, supporting BP’s entry into the country, the integration of the Devon and BP organizations and building a strong national workforce for BP’s Brazil business.

Lisa has a passion for growing and unlocking the next generation of talent key to which is the Diversity &Inclusion agenda.