Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies with around 87,000 employees in more than 70 countries and territories. The parent company of the Shell group is Royal Dutch Shell plc, which is incorporated in England and Wales, with headquarters in The Hague, the Netherlands.
Our strategy to generate profitable growth remains to drive forward with our investment programme, to deliver sustainable growth and provide competitive returns to shareholders, while helping to meet global energy demand in a responsible way.
In Upstream we focus on exploring for new oil and gas reserves and developing major projects where our technology and know-how adds value to the resource holders.
In Downstream our emphasis remains on sustained cash generation from our existing assets and selective investments in growth markets.
Our core values of honesty, integrity and respect for people form the basis of the Shell General Business Principles.