Paul Marsden

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Paul Marsden

President at Bechtel’s Energy global business unit

Paul Marsden is president of Bechtel’s Energy global business
unit, based in Houston. He has more than twenty years of
international experience in engineering, construction, project
management, and executive leadership roles at Bechtel, with
deep expertise in the energy and petrochemicals sectors.
Before becoming Energy president, Paul led Bechtel’s delivery
of Shell’s Pennsylvania Chemicals project, one of the largest
construction projects in the U.S.
Paul held key project management roles on the six-year
design and construction program for the award-winning Curtis
Island liquefied natural gas (LNG) program in Queensland, Australia. He then served as senior
project manager of the Wheatstone LNG project in Western Australia. In 2014, he was elected
principal vice president and in 2017 a senior vice president.
Paul holds a Master of Engineering degree from Durham University, England, and he is a
chartered engineer and fellow of the UK Institution of Civil Engineers.