Liane Smith

Liane Smith, SPE, was named winner of the Inspiring Leader award at the SPE Offshore Achievement Awards in Aberdeen. She is the founder and managing director of Wood Group Intetech, a global well integrity management specialist. Smith has been a leader in the development of well integrity and corrosion software, shifting the focus to proactive identification of issues with wells, pipelines, and production facilities worldwide. She holds an MA in physical science from the University of Cambridge and a PhD in laser welding from the University of Sheffield.