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Royal Dutch Shell is a group of energy and petrochemical companies. Its operations are divided into four businesses: Upstream, Integrated Gas and New Energies, Downstream, and Projects and Technology. The Upstream Division manages the exploration and extraction of crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids. It also markets and transports oil and gas and operates the related delivery infrastructure. The Integrated Gas and New Energies division is engaged in liquefying of natural gas and converting gas to liquids for safe storage and shipping. The Downstream segment is focused on turning crude oil into a range of refined products for domestic, industrial, and transport use. The Projects and Technology business is responsible for delivering new development projects and research and development.
TypePublic
Founded1907
HQDen Haag, NL
Websiteshell.com
Overall CultureB-

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)82,000(-5%)
Job Openings1,133
Revenue (FY, 2021)$261.5 B(+45%)
Share Price (Apr 2022)€25.2
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Shell

Ben van Beurden

Ben van Beurden

Chief Executive Officer, Director
Jessica Uhl

Jessica Uhl

Chief Financial Officer, Director
Ronan Cassidy

Ronan Cassidy

Chief Human Resources & Corporate Officer
Anna Mascolo

Anna Mascolo

Senior Vice President for Acquisition, Divestments and New Business Development, Downstream
Giorgio Delpiano

Giorgio Delpiano

Senior Vice President Fleet Solutions and E-mobility
Thomas Casparie

Thomas Casparie

SVP, North West Europe
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Shell Office Locations

Shell has offices in Den Haag, Rijswijk, Rotterdam, Houston and in 132 other locations
Den Haag, NL (HQ)
16 Carel van Bylandtlaan
Den Haag, NL
Oostduinlaan 2
Rijswijk, NL
Lange Kleiweg 40
Rotterdam, NL
Weena 70
Ben Aknoun, DZ
5, Chemin El Bekri (ex Macklay)
Hassi Messaoud, DZ
Route In Amenas
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Shell Financials and Metrics

Shell Revenue

Shell's revenue was reported to be $261.5 b in FY, 2021
USD

Revenue (FY, 2021)

261.5b

Gross profit (FY, 2021)

86.6b

Net income (FY, 2021)

20.6b

EBITDA (FY, 2021)

47.9b

EBIT (FY, 2021)

27.0b

Market capitalization (1-Apr-2022)

174.2b

Closing stock price (1-Apr-2022)

25.2

Cash (31-Dec-2021)

37.0b

EV

226.3b
Shell's current market capitalization is €174.2 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

344.9b180.5b261.5b

Cost of goods sold

(253.0b)(117.1b)(174.9b)

Gross profit

92.1b63.7b86.6b

R&D expense

(962.0m)(907.0m)(815.0m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Revenue

83.7b90.5b86.6b60.0b32.5b44.0b55.7b60.5b60.0b

Cost of goods sold

(59.9b)(68.6b)(63.9b)(43.2b)(18.1b)(27.3b)(34.4b)(39.7b)(44.3b)

Gross profit

23.8b22.0b22.7b16.8b14.4b16.7b21.3b20.8b15.8b

R&D expense

(212.0m)(225.0m)(219.0m)(243.0m)(232.0m)(233.0m)(166.0m)(200.0m)(145.0m)
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

26.7b18.1b7.1b37.0b

Accounts Receivable

27.5b30.2b21.8b53.2b

Prepaid Expenses

5.4b4.3b3.7b

Inventories

21.1b24.1b19.5b25.3b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Cash

21.5b18.5b15.4b21.8b27.9b35.7b31.0b34.1b38.1b

Accounts Receivable

44.5b43.1b40.7b36.8b32.4b33.0b40.1b43.7b46.4b

Inventories

23.9b24.5b23.2b13.9b17.7b17.3b22.7b25.1b24.6b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

23.9b25.5b(27.0b)29.8b

Depreciation and Amortization

22.1b28.7b52.4b26.9b

Inventories

2.8b(2.6b)4.5b(7.3b)

Accounts Payable

(1.3b)(1.2b)(9.5b)17.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Net Income

9.4b14.3b22.7b623.0m(23.3b)(22.8b)8.2b12.4b13.6b

Depreciation and Amortization

6.0b12.6b19.5b7.1b35.2b42.9b5.9b14.1b20.5b

Inventories

(2.8b)(2.9b)(2.1b)9.6b5.9b6.3b(3.4b)(5.9b)(6.5b)

Accounts Payable

783.0m1.1b(2.2b)(8.4b)(12.7b)(11.1b)5.9b10.9b12.8b
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Shell Operating Metrics

FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020FY, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Oil Production, barrels per day

1.84 m1.87 m1.81 m1.85 m1.83 m1.79 m1.73 m1.81 m1.8 m1.85 m1.84 m1.87 m1.88 m1.95 m1.82 m1.7 m1.8 m

Daily Gas Production, cubic feet

10.61 b10.94 b9.75 b10.47 b1.07 b11.91 b9.93 b10.36 b10.81 b11.01 b10.1 b9.81 b10.38 b10.28 b9.04 b8.03 b9.18 b

Oil & Gas Production Volume, mboe/d

3.67 k3.75 k3.5 k3.66 k3.66 k3.84 k3.44 k3.6 k3.67 k3.75 k3.58 k3.56 k3.67 k3.72 k3.38 k3.08 k3.39 k3.49 k3.25 k3.07 k

LNG Liquefaction Volumes, million tonnes

30.888.188.098.4533.248.98.468.1834.38.748.668.9535.558.888.367.833.258.167.497.39
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Shell Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Powershop AustraliaFebruary 28, 2022
Savion LLCDecember 31, 2021
MSTS Payments, LLCNovember 05, 2021
Inspire Energy Holdings, LLCJuly 27, 2021
Select CarbonAugust 03, 2020
LimejumpFebruary 28, 2019
SonnenFebruary 15, 2019
GreenlotsJanuary 30, 2019
First UtilityDecember 21, 2017
NewMotionOctober 12, 2017
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Shell Revenue Breakdown

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Shell revenue breakdown by business segment: 20.0% from INTEGRATED GAS, 6.5% from CHEMICALS, 69.9% from Oil Products and 3.5% from Other

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Shell Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

90/100

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Shell Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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Shell Online and Social Media Presence

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Shell Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B-

    69/100

  • CEO Rating

    B+

    74/100

  • Compensation

    B

    70/100

  • Diversity

    B

    70/100

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Shell News and Updates

Shell Ceo Sells $5.2 Million Of Shares

LONDON (Reuters) -Shell Chief Executive Officer Ben van Beurden on Feb. 7 sold 3.9 million pounds ($5.2 million) worth of the energy company's shares, a company filing showed.

Advance Notice Shell Lng Outlook 2022 Webcast

Wael Sawan, Integrated Gas, Renewables and Energy Solutions Director and Steve Hill, Executive Vice President Energy Marketing of Shell plc will host the LNG outlook 2022 live presentation and the Shell Insights: Integrated Gas Business Update on February 21, 2022.

Lift Off: Namibia Confirms Shell's Graff-1 Wildcat As An Oil Discovery

State oil company says Graff-1 probe hit two oil reservoirs.

Xiaomi Customers Can Now Purchase From Shell Fuel Stations.

Xiaomi has today announced its partnership with Shell India with a focus to make its range of accessories more accessible to consumers.

Fourth Quarter 2021 Results – February 3, 2022

On Thursday February 3rd 2022 at 07:00 GMT (08:00 CET and 02:00 EST) Shell plc will release its fourth quarter results and fourth quarter interim dividend announcement for 2021.

Shell Completes Acquisition Of Energy Retailer, Powershop Australia

Powershop will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of Shell under the Powershop brand within the Shell Energy business in Australia, which is part of Shell’s global Renewables and Energy Solutions business
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Shell Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Shell founded?

    Shell was founded in 1907.

  • Who are Shell key executives?

    Shell's key executives are Ben van Beurden, Jessica Uhl and Ronan Cassidy.

  • How many employees does Shell have?

    Shell has 82,000 employees.

  • What is Shell revenue?

    Latest Shell annual revenue is $261.5 b.

  • What is Shell revenue per employee?

    Latest Shell revenue per employee is $3.2 m.

  • Who are Shell competitors?

    Competitors of Shell include TotalEnergies, Petrobras and Chevron.

  • Where is Shell headquarters?

    Shell headquarters is located at 16 Carel van Bylandtlaan, Den Haag.

  • Where are Shell offices?

    Shell has offices in Den Haag, Rijswijk, Rotterdam, Houston and in 132 other locations.

  • How many offices does Shell have?

    Shell has 152 offices.