Oil & Gas Middle East Power 50 2013

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

37 )Hong-Pyo Kong

Hong-Pyo Kong
Industry : Energy
Job Title: Executive Vice President

Samsung Engineering’s Hong-Pyo Kong has been Head of Marketing for Middle East & North Africa for Samsung Engineering since 2006. In this capacity, Kong has overall responsibility for all oil, gas and petrochemical projects in the region.

During that time, Samsung Engineering has assiduously nurtured relationships with decision-makers in the Gulf’s upstream industry, and been rewarded with a string of massive EPC contracts in the region, including multi-billion packages at Abu Dhabi’s pioneering Shah sour gas project.

The Korean EPC giant, which has its regional base in Jubail Industrial City, Saudi Arabia, posted year-end revenue in 2010 of $4.87 billion.