Camiel Schijven

Senior Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer, Wintershall Dea
Camiel is SVP & CPO of Wintershall Dea GmbH. Wintershall and Dea merged their activities in 2019 and have formed Europe’s leading independent natural gas and crude oil company with activities across Europe, Latin America and the Middle East.

In September 2019, Camiel joined Wintershall Dea, driving an ambitious integration and transformation agenda, bringing the procurement community together in one global team, globalizing and standardizing Source to Pay with an ambitious COUPA roll out and delivering merger and integration benefits in collaboration with the company’s strategic suppliers.

Camiel has over 25 years of procurement and supply chain experience in upstream and downstream oil & gas operations. Before Wintershall Dea, Camiel enjoyed a long and successful career with Royal Dutch Shell, led local as well as global Supply Chain activities for Maersk Oil and spent a short stint in Paris with Total Global Procurement after their acquisition of Maersk Oil. This has provided opportunities to live and work in several countries in Africa, Asia and Europe. For Wintershall Dea, Camiel is based in Hamburg, Germany.

Camiel is married with two teenage children and enjoys travel, skiing, golf, reading, good food and fine wine!