Bernadette Cullinane

Partner and Global LNG Leader
Deloitte Australia

Bernadette is Deloitte's Australian Oil, Gas and Global LNG Leader. She has more than 25 years of experience across the oil and gas value chain and all stages of the capital project to operations lifecycle. She has worked with companies in the upstream, downstream, midstream, LNG and trading segments as well as in conventional and unconventional oil and gas. Bernadette is focused on supporting Australian and international companies transition their world-class integrated assets from capital project to operations phase and reduce cost, improve business performance and grow. Bernadette is a Fellow of Engineers Australia. She is an active presenter at oil and gas industry conferences and frequently writes about the competitiveness of Australian oil and gas industry. She is a Director of METS Ignited, the Industry Growth Centre for the mining equipment and technology services sector and Chair of the METS Ignited Audit Committee. She is the co-founder and leader of the Energy Industry Collaboration Group, an organisation comprised of more than 30 service sector and operator companies focused on increasing collaboration and the competitiveness of the Australian oil and gas industry. Throughout her career Bernadette has held a number of senior roles in the oil and gas sector including with Exxon Company International, Esso Singapore and Accenture. Bernadette has an MBA from Columbia Business School in New York City, and has BS and MS degrees in Chemical Engineering.