John Shoobridge
Vice President - Origination & Marketing

John is a Civil Engineer graduate from the National University of Rosario, Argentina. John later received a Master’s degree in Business Administration at Argentina’s Centre of Macroeconomics Studies (CEMA).

John has more than 20 years’ experience in the natural gas, LNG, power and oil businesses mainly in commercial, trading and business development roles in Latin America, Asia, Europe and Africa.

John commenced his natural gas career in 1994 with Tractebel in Argentina during the country’s Oil and Gas privatization to then move into the LNG world with Shell in 2003 in Singapore as a Marketing and Trading Manager for Australasia. In 2006 became Shell’s LNG Marketing Manager for Iberia and Latin America based in The Netherlands. After a short period in Brazil developing Crude Oil business opportunities for Shell he moved to South Africa in 2012 to become the company’s BD Manager for Sub-Sahara Africa with the main role to open new LNG markets in that region.

In 2015, John joined Cheniere’s EMEA Origination & Marketing team based in London with the main objective to develop new LNG market opportunities in the EMEA region and contribute to Cheniere’s LNG growth strategy.