With over 1,000 affiliate companies in more than 80 jurisdictions, BP controls a complex network of corporate entities. This map of BP's corporate structure shows their ownership relations, using only public disclosures that BP itself has made. It also includes key financials for 150 of the companies registered in the UK. Here's how the tool works:
Click to check: every data point in this network includes a citable URL to verify the assertion - feel free to use this information to facilitate your investigations into BP's activities in your country. There may be up to 12 layers of ownership before you get to the ultimate owner, UK-registered BP plc. Go ahead and play!
There are hundreds of oil companies operating in Nigeria, but beyond the big names like Shell and Exxon, the nature of most of these companies is poorly understood outside industry circles. This network graph aims to shed more light on the sector, by showing how companies in Nigeria's oil and gas sector are connected through...
The graph also shows the range of connections of individual companies - their contracts as well as their ownership structures. One example is the Shell affiliate Shell affiliate 'Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCO)'. But that's only one point of entry: click on any entity, or any connection between entities, to reveal more information.