This STEMNET resource describes the background and career of STEM Ambassador Ross Wattie, a risk management coordinator at an international integrated energy company.
Ross is currently involved in risk modelling to simulate different scenarios and assess their possible impacts. He has also found that his language skills have been a benefit.
In addition to his engineering qualifications, Ross found that studying Spanish at school and living a year in Spain, opened doors for him in the energy industry. He has found that having a second language is very useful, and the company he works for are keen for their staff to have wide-ranging experience.