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Nadia AlHajji is the Deputy Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for olefins and aromatics at the Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC). She serves as Chairman of Kuwait Vietnam Petrochemicals Company in addition to being a Board member of Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC), EQUATE Marketing Company and The Kuwait Olefins Company (TKOC). She previously served as a director on the Board of PIC and EQUATE Marketing Company.

AlHajji also heads the downstream K-companies R&T Committee and the R&T Technical Committee for the downstream K-Companies. She is a member of the Higher Steering Committee for the R&T and R&D of K-companies.

Currently, she manages the business development, marketing activities and PIC’s major projects around the world. Before joining PIC, she was Deputy CEO of petrochemicals and LNGI at the Kuwait Integrated Petroleum Industries Company (KIPIC) where she played a leading role in its establishment. Prior, she served as Corporate Planning Manager at KIPIC and Technical Services Manager at KNPC refineries.

AlHajji holds a B.E. in Chemical Engineering from Kuwait University.

Filed Under () by admin on May-6-2019

Jack Broodo is president of Dow Feedstocks and Energy, setting and driving the strategies for these businesses. He is responsible for Dow’s global feedstocks supply and trading, commodity risk management, as well as energy, power and steam operations globally. Additionally, he leads carbon reduction and targeted sustainability initiatives across all Dow businesses.

In his 39+ year career, Jack has served as President for Dow Canada and Vice President of Investor Relations for Dow, in addition to serving on numerous boards in both business and the public sector. His background includes significant experience across Dow’s Olefins and Aromatics businesses with in-depth knowledge that contributes to the Company’s ability to leverage its low-cost advantage to maximize growth across its global footprint.

Jack earned a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Texas in Austin, completed graduate programs at University of Houston as well as an International Corporate Director designation from post graduate work in Canada.



Filed Under () by admin on May-6-2019

Ghadeir Saoud AlQadfan is the Deputy Managing Director of International Marketing Operations at Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) and serves on the board of Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC).

AlQadfan joined KPC in 1992 and led the management of short-term supply chain activities including upstream crude and gas production and distribution, downstream refining and product exports and inland distribution. She also led the development of the marketing midterm, five-years and 2040 plans, and was the head of the Value Chain Optimizations division.

She presently sits on several committees at KPC and its subsidiaries.

AlQadfan holds a B. Sc. in Engineering (Chemical Engineering) from Kuwait University and received honors in several operations such as commissioning of LNG operation.

Filed Under () by Noor Al-Ajeel on March-21-2021

Shafi Alajmi served as Deputy Chief Executive Officer for Administration and Finance at Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC). His career spans over 24 years in the oil and gas industry. Alajmi led several acquisition transactions and strategic feasibility studies in the petrochemical industry. He also headed the development of PIC Petrochemical 2030-2040 Strategy.

He served as Deputy Board Chairman of SK picglobal Co. and a Board Director of Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (GPIC). Alajmi holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering from Kuwait University.

Filed Under () by admin on January-17-2019

Luis Antuna is a Board Member of EQUATE Petrochemical Company (EQUATE) and the Group General Counsel for Dow Chemical (Dow) in EMEAI. He also serves on the boards of a number of international companies


Filed Under () by Asrar Mohammad on December-10-2020

Isam Shomaly is Dow’s global director & oversees a multi-billion-dollar business portfolio within Dow’s Feedstocks & Energy.


Shomaly holds responsibility for the global commodity risk management including U.S. upstream development projects and regional responsibilities for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) feedstocks and business development.


Shomaly brings extensive expertise in banking, finance, risk management, corporate governance, business and leadership. Shomaly holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan, and he is a CMA, CFM & CICP holder.

He also serves as a Dow board member EQUATE Marketing Company, The Kuwait Olefins company and The Kuwait Styrene Company.

Filed Under () by admin on January-17-2019

In addition to being a Board Member of EQUATE Petrochemical Company (EQUATE), Luciano Poli holds a number of leadership positions at The Dow Chemical Company (Dow). He also serves on the boards of a number of international companies.


Filed Under () by Asrar Mohammad on April-17-2022

Sadoun Ali is the Chairman of Qurain Petrochemical Industries Co. (QPIC), Insha’a Holding, and United Oil Projects Kuwait, and the Vice Chairman at Jassim Transport & Stevedoring Co. K.S. C.C (JTC).

He serves as a Board Member of Burgan Bank, United Gulf Holding Company B. S. C Kuwait, Bank of Baghdad, and Advanced Technology Company K.S.C.

Ali holds a Diploma in Commercial Science for Banks from the Public Authority for Applied Education & Training Kuwait, and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration Finance from Ashland University, Ohio – USA.

Filed Under () by admin on May-6-2019

In addition to being a Board Member of EQUATE Petrochemical Company (EQUATE), Dabbous AlDabbous is the Board Chairman of Boubyan Petrochemical Company (BPC), which has a 9% stake in EQUATE.