Global Business Development Leader, Chemicals
Yasmine McColl is the Schneider Electric Global Business Development Leader for the Chemicals segment.Yasmine has 20 years of experience in the Energy and Chemical industries. Before joining Schneider Electric, she has held various technical and commercial positions with several leading EPC and technology companies. Yasmine plays an active role in the Chemicals market; she is an executive board member of AICHE (American Institute of Chemical Engineers) South Texas Section. She has served in the board of directors for the Women’s Energy Network (WEN) Houston, ECC (Engineering and Construction Contracting) future leader program, and as a Vice President of SWE (Society of Women Engineers) college chapter. Furthermore, she is very passionate and motivated to empower women and girls at younger ages to become a part of the Energy / Chemical industries and help reaching the industries’ sustainability goals. Yasmine holds an MBA and BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of Houston. She is also a certified (RYT 200) yoga teacher. Yasmine was born and raised in Iran after 1979 revolution. She migrated to the United States after Iran and Iraq war. Upon arriving to the United States, Yasmine had to adapt quicky and find ways to thrive in a new country and pursue her dreams as an independent young woman.