Mariela AraujoPrincipal Science Expert Shell Global Solutions
Mariela Araujo, SPE, is a principal science expert at Shell Global Solutions, currently in the role of commercial innovation partnerships manager. Before taking this role, she held roles in technology development for production optimization, reservoir management, and subsurface integration. Araujo holds BS and PhD degrees in physics and has been working in the industry as a reservoir engineer with a focus on a variety of technology areas covering applications from the laboratory to the field. She is passionate about data integration, subsurface modeling, and optimization, and has worked for oil and gas projects in Venezuela, the UK, the US, Canada, and Jordan. Currently, Araujo is supporting several technology programs, including asset management and offshore technologies, CO2 abatement, and electrification initiatives.