Andrew O’Connor joined BP as the Travel Risk Advisor in 2012 and is responsible for developing and managing a group-wide Travel Risk Management programme. Andrew has responsibility for managing the development of the BP Global Travel Policy and the development and strategic direction of the BP TravelSafe programme. His responsibility has grown beyond Travel Risk and now includes the development and maintenance of BP’s 24/7 Response Information Centre which supports the global network of BP Security and Crisis Management teams while providing support to all BP business travellers.
Prior to BP, Andrew worked within the Finance Industry with a focus on Crisis Management, Business Continuity and Corporate Security. He has a BA Honours degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Guelph (Canada) and an MA in Business Management with a focus on Security and Risk Operations from Kingston University (UK).