Oil & Gas Middle East Power 50 2013

Oil & Gas Middle East presents the fifty most influential decision makers in the regional upstream business

13 )Wael Sawan

Wael Sawan
Industry : Energy
Job Title: Executive vice president and chairman

Wael was appointed as executive vice president and chairman of Qatar Shell and managing director for the Pearl GTL Project in April this year. Wael is now responsible for leading all of Shell’s activities in Qatar, particularly the Pearl gas to liquids project, the flagship $18-19 billion dollar joint development between QP, Shell and Qatar 4, the LNG joint venture between QP and Shell who own a 70-30% stake respectively. Shell also operates a research facility in the Qatar Science & Technology Park, and has the rights to explore in Block D in partnership with CNPC.