Sarah

Delille

VP

Equinor

Houston,

Texas

Industry

Energy

Area of Expertise

Business Development

Immediately Qualified to Serve

Finance

Previous Board Experience

Nonprofit, Private

Sarah Delille is a distinguished international energy executive, known for her visionary leadership and strategic acumen in navigating the complexities of the Oil & Gas (O&G), Renewables, and Low Carbon energy sectors. With a dynamic career spanning over two decades, Sarah has excelled in multiple leadership roles, including Vice President of US Country Management, Vice President of Workplace and Operational Excellence, and Vice President of Business Development. Her strategic initiatives have significantly propelled Equinor’s position in sustainable energy practices, digital transformation, and global market expansion.

Sarah’s proficiency in steering large teams and high-value projects and her pivotal role in developing and executing corporate strategies underscore her exceptional ability to lead through transition and innovation. Her leadership was instrumental in setting Equinor’s US strategy, integrating sustainability and social investment roadmaps, and driving the company’s current and future technologies.

An advocate for continuous learning and development, Sarah has enriched her expertise with executive education from Harvard Business School and the University of California, Berkeley, along with holding a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from Ecole Centrale Engineering School, France, and an MBA from IAE: Institut d’Administration des Entreprises, Lille, France.

Sarah’s thought leadership is recognized through her published papers and presentations at premier industry conferences. She is also a recipient of the “Ally Energy Executive GRIT award 2023” highlighting her commitment to growth, resilience, innovation, and talent. Beyond her corporate achievements, Sarah is deeply committed to fostering diversity, inclusion, and sustainability. She serves on the boards of Slingshot, Girls with Impact, and Biatech, leveraging her extensive network and expertise to support startup growth, empower minority teen girls through entrepreneurship, and advance AI and Machine Learning applications.

Fluent in multiple languages, including French, English, Spanish, Portuguese, Norwegian, and Japanese, Sarah brings a global perspective and inclusive approach to her roles. Her passions extend to martial arts, swimming, travel, and reading, reflecting her well-rounded personality and relentless pursuit of knowledge and cultural enrichment.

Sarah Delille’s unparalleled blend of strategic vision, operational excellence, and dedication to sustainability and innovation positions her as an invaluable asset to any board seeking to navigate the future of energy and emerging technology.