Energy giant Bp has appointed its first female to head its local office.
Claire Fitzpatrick is now the Regional President of BpTT.
She takes over from Norman Christie who was given a new position as joint head of the Bp Group Chief Executive's office.
Christie's promotion was announced back in February and took effect since April 1st.
The new Regional President of BpTT previously managed Bp's upstream joint venture interests in Australia.
She says she is looking forward to working with the BpTT team and stakeholders.