Jeanne Johns is Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Incitec Pivot Limited (IPL).
Jeanne, a global executive and chemical engineer with over 25 years’ experience in the international refining, petrochemicals, oil and gas industries, joined the IPL Group in October 2017. During Jeanne’s career with BP, she held various executive roles including as President, Asian Olefins and Derivatives (China), President, BP North America Natural Gas Liquids (US), Head of Operating Management System Excellence for BP Group (UK) and Head of Safety and Operational Risk, BP Downstream (UK).
The IPL Group, through its subsidiary, Dyno Nobel, is a global supplier of commercial explosives and industrial chemicals with a strong presence in North America. Incitec Pivot Fertilisers, the IPL Group’s fertiliser business, is Australia’s largest manufacturer and supplier of fertilisers.
The IPL Group has operations in the USA, Canada, Australia, Mexico, Chile, Indonesia, PNG and Turkey and has joint-venture operations in South Africa and China. The company’s world-scale ammonia plant in Louisiana, USA, began production in 2016.
Jeanne is a former non-executive director of Tate & Lyle plc and Parsons Corporation.