- Board member
- United Kingdom
Vivienne Cox is Chairman of Climate Change Capital and a non-executive Director of Rio Tinto plc and Vallourec SA. She is also on the board of INSEAD and an adjunct Professor at Imperial College. She is on the Advisory Board of Mainstream Renewable Power and a non-executive director for the charity The Climate Group.
In 2009 she retired from BP after spending 28 years in the company. Her last full time role was as the Executive Vice President of the Gas, Power and Renewables business. She was a member of the Executive Committee.
In 2005 Vivienne led the creation of BP Alternative Energy with the aim of becoming a major low carbon power producer and wholesaler by 2015.
A graduate of Oxford and INSEAD, in 2006 she was awarded the prestigious Veuve Clicquot Business Woman of the Year Award. She was awarded an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Hull in 2009. She is married with two young daughters.