H.E. Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi
Minister of State for Energy Affairs
State of Qatar
President & CEO
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Mr Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi joined Qatar Petroleum in 1986 as a student studying Petroleum & Natural Gas Engineering at Pennsylvania State University in the USA, from which he graduated in 1991 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Petroleum & Natural Gas Engineering.
Immediately after graduation, he joined Qatar Petroleum’s Reservoir & Field Development Department, He then became the Manager of Gas Development responsible for North Field management and development.
In 2006, he was appointed as the Director of Qatar Petroleum’s Oil & Gas Ventures Directorate, where he oversaw the development of Qatar’s oil and gas fields as well as all exploration activities in the country.
In September 2014, Mr Al-Kaabi was appointed as Qatar Petroleum’s President and Chief Executive Officer, where he oversaw Qatar Petroleum’s gas, oil and petrochemical developments in Qatar and internationally.
On November 4, 2018, His Excellency Mr Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi was appointed Minister of State for Energy Affairs and Cabinet member of the State of Qatar, and Deputy Chairman of Qatar Petroleum, in addition to his position as President & CEO.