Meet The Oil & Gas Industry Leaders Top HSSE Professionals. Speakers
Conference Executive Board
Jamal Abdulaziz Jaafar
Chief Executive Officer Kuwait Oil Company (KOC)
Appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of Kuwait Oil Company in January 2016; previously held the position of Deputy CEO (Planning & Commercial) responsible for operational & strategic planning, budget control, purchasing & material management, and contract administration. He has over 30 years’ experience in the oil industry (Upstream), after graduation from Kuwait University as a chemical engineer. He spent 10 years working in Al Khafji Joint Operation representing Kuwait Gulf Oil Company.
Mohammad Ghazi R. Almutairi
Chief Executive Officer Kuwait National Petroleum
Mr. Mohammad Ghazi Al-Mutairi, Chemical Engineer from Kuwait University, joined KNPC in 1987 and has over 28 years of experience in Kuwait Downstream Refining Industry in areas of Leadership, Operational Excellence, Technologies and Management. His vast experience includes working in Senior Management as Deputy Managing Director of both Mina Al-Ahmadi and Mina Abdullah Refineries. Mr. Al-Mutairi as CEO-KNPC, is responsible for managing the Kuwaiti Downstream Sector’s Domestic Refining and Gas Processing business. He has vast experience in Operations Department and has worked as Manager Operations for both Shuaiba and Mina Al-Ahmadi Refineries. Mr. Al-Mutairi is currently member of KNPC Board of Directors. Previously, he has been the Chairman of KPC holding company Aruba (KPI) and member of KOC’s (Kuwait Oil Company) and PIC’s (Petrochemical Industries Company) Board of Directors.
Hashem S. Hashem
Chief Executive OfficerKIPIC
Hashem S. Al Hashem was the CEO of KOC from May 2013 to January 2016. He joined KOC in 1987 and has held a variety of posts for the company, including Superintendent, Head of Strategic Planning, Manager of Field Developments, and Deputy Managing Director. Hashem also serves as the Chairman and Managing Director of the Kuwaiti Oil Tankers Company (TOTC). He earned his BSc in Chemical Engineering from Kuwait University in 1987.
President and Chief Executive Officer EQUATE Petrochemical Company
Mr. Mohammad Ahmad Husain has been the Chief Executive Officer and President at EQUATE Petrochemical Company (K.S.C.C.) since April 2012. Mr. Husain served as the Board Deputy Chairman and Deputy Managing Director for Mina Al-Ahmadi Refinery at Kuwait National Petroleum Company K.S.C. He serves on the board of The Kuwait Olefins Company (TKOC), which is a joint venture involving Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC) and The Dow Chemical Company (Dow).
Mr. Jim Smith, M.S
M.S CSP President