Anja Sinke

Role: Segment Lead – Downstream

Partner: BP

Anja Sinke is currently Segment Lead for Downstream at BP. She is a key part of the team covering long term technology trends, university relationships and internal scientific networks at BP.

Anja previously was BP Technology Manager in Remediation Management, accountable for providing science and engineering technology support for the purpose of environmental liability prevention and management to the RM function. She provided technical support on prevention and remediation projects in downstream at refining sites, lubes, terminals and retail sites and in the upstream businesses. She led several technology development projects with universities in Germany, Netherlands and UK.

Anja graduated at the University of Wageningen, the Netherlands, as environmental engineer and holds a PhD in environmental microbiology from the same university. She worked in Switzerland as postdoc at the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology. Prior to joining BP Anja was principal scientist and team lead at TNO, a Dutch Governmental research institute.