Trans Adriatic Pipeline AG has hired Ulrike Andres as its new Commercial & External Affairs Director. Andres has held a number of management roles at a senior level in the oil and gas industry and joins TAP from the Transalpine Pipeline Group – Europe’s largest pipeline company transporting crude oil from Trieste to eight central European refineries – where she was President and Chief Executive Officer for more than five years.
Prior to this role, Andres has held a multitude of senior positions working for Shell and SHV Holdings amongst others. These also include working as General Manager for Primagaz Austria, Commercial Director for Supergasbras in Brazil and General Manager for Shell Gas in the Czech Republic. In addition, she also held the position of President of the European LPG Association between 2009 and 2011.