Priscillah Mabelane was appointed CEO of BP Southern Africa (BPSA). She was previously the CFO of BPSA since 2011. Mabelane is the first woman in the history of the country’s oil industry to head a multinational company. She has more than 20 years of experience in leadership positions, including operations director for BP UK’s retail business, CFO of Airports Company, and tax director at Ernst & Young. Mabelane holds a BCom Honors degree in accounting and is a qualified chartered accountant.