HR Director - Wells
Leila Hamza is the Director of Human Resources for Schlumberger Wells Group, which includes 11 product lines and 55,000 employees. In her current role, she leads strategic programs for talent identification and development, as well as playing a key role in the selection of candidates for senior management positions. She believes passionately in meritocracy and diversity (in all its forms) and their importance to the long-term success of any large organization.
Previously, Leila held senior management and HQ roles in Operations and HR. She was the Operations Manager for Europe for the Artificial Lift Product Line, covering 30 countries. In addition, she managed the Schlumberger Europe Learning Center - France, which provides technical, management, and leadership training for employees across the entire corporation.
Leila enjoys working with people and customers. She started her career with Schlumberger in 2007 as a Field Engineer installing electrical submersible pumps (ESPs) in oil and water wells in Europe. During her career she has worked in Africa, Asia, Europe and North America.
Leila has a MSc in Petroleum Engineering from the French Petroleum Institute (IFP) in Paris. She left her home country to pursue higher education when she was 16. She is a strong believer in education as a key enabler for progress and equality.