James M Hughes
Energy & Chemicals Country Manager
James M Hughes is Fluor’s Country Manager for Mozambique and General Manager of Fluor Mozambique Limitada, based in Maputo. He holds responsibility for representing Fluor Corporation’s interests in Mozambique, across multiple industries including, oil, gas and chemicals, infrastructure, industrial services, mining and minerals, as well as power.
James has held various positions in Operations, Engineering, Business Development and Project Management and has held positions of primary responsibility in major grass roots projects spanning the upstream and downstream petroleum industries. These projects have been located in the United Kingdom, Trinidad, Angola, South Africa, Nigeria and numerous other countries.
James earned his Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Cape Town and a Master’s in Business Administration from the Gordon Institute of Business Science and the University of Pretoria. James is a Chartered Engineer, a corporate member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, UK, and an active member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers, USA. In addition, James is a member of the board of the Mozambique – USA Chamber of Commerce “CCM-USA”.