- Victoria Salem
- Senior Counsel
- OXY (Occidental Petroleum Corporation), United States
Victoria Salem is Senior Counsel at Occidental Petroleum Corporation, where she focuses on the development and financing of major capital projects within and outside the USA. Prior to joining Occidental Petroleum Corporation, Victoria practiced law in New York and London at Latham & Watkins, one of the world’s premier law firms – representing sponsors, developers and borrowers as well as commercial and investment banks, investment firms and other financial institutions in connection with the development, construction and financing of oil and gas, mining and metals, and energy projects and mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures involving such assets. Her transactional experience spans the globe, with special focus on the Middle East, and includes several projects that have been awarded "Deal of the Year" accolades in industry publications.
Victoria earned her Juris Doctor degree from Columbia University School of Law as a James Kent Scholar, her Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude with distinction, from Amherst College, and her Licence, mention “Bien”, from L’Institut Catholique de Paris.