The whole industry has learned from the accident and we are doing everything to ensure that it doesn't happen againBP chief defends handling of oil spill Apr 20, 2011
It is clear Tony has made remarks that have upset peopleBP chairman: New man in charge of spill Jun 18, 2010
This has now turned into a reputation matter, a financial squeeze for BP and a political matter and that is why you will now see more of meBP chairman: New man in charge of spill Jun 18, 2010
Carl-Henric Svanberg (born May 29, 1952) is a Swedish businessman and current Chairman of BP.
Svanberg holds a Master's degree in Applied Physics from the Linköping Institute of Technology and a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Uppsala University. Svanberg holds honorary doctorates from Luleå University of Technology and Linköping University.
Svanberg served as CEO of telecom company Ericsson from April 8, 2003 to December 31, 2009. Following his resignation as CEO, he remained on the board of Ericsson and holds 3,234,441 shares in the company.