Elodie Grant Goodey is a senior communications and external affairs professional with 20 years’ international experience in external issues management, societal risk assessment, corporate responsibility, government and civil society relations, external and internal communications.

She has deep expertise in the oil and gas industry but also works across other industries. She was formerly BP’s Head of Societal Issues and Relationships, leading social policy management, social risk assessment, advocacy and stakeholder engagement. She also worked as Head of Communications for BP’s Exploration & Production business and as Communications and External Affairs Director for BP’s North Africa business.

Elodie has wide experience at Board and Executive Committee level and a global network of contacts in NGOs, government organisations and multinational companies (Algeria/Libya).  Previously, Elodie worked for the BBC World Service and volunteered for a number of human rights NGOs.