Alexandra Besse


Vice President, Project Management, NOV Floating Production Systems

Alexandra Besse is Vice President of Project Management at NOV – Floating Production Systems. Alexandra joined NOV in 2005 and has held numerous roles in project management within NOV.  She led the successful delivery of various drillship packages as Project Manager for Rig Systems.  She was Program Director at NOV - Lifting & Handling, and most recently, she was Project Director at NOV - Advanced Production and Loading (APL).  She earned bachelor degrees in physics and mathematics from Louisiana State University, she and holds the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from the Project Management Institute (PMI).  Throughout her career, Alexandra has focused on developing and implementing effective project management and business processes to ensure consistent and successful project execution, establishing PMOs, and project management training.  She has over 12 years of project management experience, most in offshore projects including drillship equipment packages, highly engineered projects for offshore construction vessels, fixed and floating production installations, offshore support segments and land applications.

Session: Project Management: Leverage Your Experience across Industries