Ian Cummins

Content Dam Offshore Bios A H Ian Cummins
VP Engineering & Quality, GPO

Ian Cummins is the Vice President of Engineering and Quality for BP’s Global Projects Organization. In this role, Ian provides functional support, direction and leadership to the Engineering and Quality professionals within BP’s Projects community.


Ian joined BP in 2000 and has held engineering and project delivery positions around the world to include assignments in BP’s Angola, Azerbaijan and Trinidad businesses.  Prior to joining BP, Ian worked in various engineering roles with increasing accountability in France and the United States for Schlumberger Sedco Forex and in the United Kingdom for engineering consultants, Bomel, Noble Denton, and Babtie Shaw and Morton.


Ian is a graduate of Imperial College and holds a Doctorate in Engineering Fluid Mechanics and a First Class Honours in Civil Engineering.  He is also a Fellow of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and a Fellow of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology.