Samantha is an Offshore Installation Manager at Shell and a former Vice President of Risk Engineering Marsh (MMC), a global leader in insurance broking. Prior to MMC she worked in a male-dominated environment in the Offshore Oil & Gas Industry for over 20 years during which time she transitioned.
With her passion for LGBT+ rights and inclusivity her influence now stretches far beyond Shell and indeed the UK. She is visible and engaged every day in living her truth and trying to bring positivity and acceptance to the world. Samantha has shared her messages globally including in places and cultures where rights and openness aren’t as advanced as they are in the UK. As a TLC Lion she shares her own personal story in an honest and emotive way, constantly relating her experiences and learnings back to the corporate environment.
With her work recognised around the world, Samantha is passionate about creating an environment where all people are valued for their diversity, authenticity and journey. With humour, honesty and openness Samantha’s sessions highlight the importance of understanding your colleagues and employees.