power 50 2015

power 50 2015

The annual run-down of the 50 most influential men and women in the region's upstream oil & gas industry

1 - 10

Khalid Al-Falih
1

Khalid Al-Falih

President and CEO - Saudi Aramco
Ali Bin Ibrahim Al Naimi
2

Ali Bin Ibrahim Al Naimi

Minister of Petroleum & Natural Resources - Saudi Arabia
Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan
3

Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan

President of the UAE and Ruler of Abu Dhabi - Chairman of the Supreme Petroleum Council
Abdullah Nasser Al-Suwaidi
4

Abdullah Nasser Al-Suwaidi

CEO - ADNOC
Abdallah Salem el-Badri
5

Abdallah Salem el-Badri

Secretary General - OPEC
Abdul Munim Saif Al-Kindy
6

Abdul Munim Saif Al-Kindy

CEO - ADCO
Ali Rashid Al-Jarwan
7

Ali Rashid Al-Jarwan

CEO - ADMA-OPCO
Mohammed Bin Saleh Al-Sada
8

Mohammed Bin Saleh Al-Sada

Chairman - Qatar Petroleum
Raoul Restucci
9

Raoul Restucci

Managing Director - Petroleum Development Oman
Hashem Sayed Hashem
10

Hashem Sayed Hashem

CEO - Kuwait Oil Company

11 - 20

Saif Al Ghafli
11

Saif Al Ghafli

CEO - Abu Dhabi Gas Development Company (Al Hosn Gas)
Nabil Buresli
12

Nabil Buresli

Chairman - Kuwait Oil Company
Hamad Rashid Al Mohannadi
13

Hamad Rashid Al Mohannadi

Chief Executive Officer - RasGas
Wael Sawan
14

Wael Sawan

Executive Vice President & Chairman - Qatar Shell
H.E. Suhail Mohamed Faraj Al Mazrouei
15

H.E. Suhail Mohamed Faraj Al Mazrouei

Minister of Energy - United Arab Emirates
Musabbeh Al Kaabi
16

Musabbeh Al Kaabi

Senior Executive Officer - Mubadala Petroleum
Ashti Hawrami
17

Ashti Hawrami

Minister for Natural Resources - Kurdistan Regional Government
Abdul Karim Luaibi
18

Abdul Karim Luaibi

Oil Minister - Iraq
Mohammed Bin Hamad Al Rumhy
19

Mohammed Bin Hamad Al Rumhy

Minister of Oil and Gas - Oman
Yasuhisa Kanehara
20

Yasuhisa Kanehara

Senior Vice President of Eurasia & Middle East Project Division - Inpex

21 - 30

Bijan Mossavar-Rahmani
21

Bijan Mossavar-Rahmani

Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors - RAK Petroleum
Andrew Vaughan
22

Andrew Vaughan

Vice President - Shell
Yousuf Al-Ojaili
23

Yousuf Al-Ojaili

Mohammed Al-Shatti
24

Mohammed Al-Shatti

CEO - Kuwait Petroleum Corp.
Dr Abdul-Hussain Bin Ali Mirza
25

Dr Abdul-Hussain Bin Ali Mirza

Minister of Oil and Gas - Bahrain
Abdullah Al-Helal
26

Abdullah Al-Helal

President and CEO - Aramco Gulf Operations Company
Stephane Michel
27

Stephane Michel

President - Middle East and North Africa
Saeed Mubarak Al-Hajeri
28

Saeed Mubarak Al-Hajeri

Chairman - TAQA
Bill Bullock
29

Bill Bullock

President Asia Pacific and Middle East - ConocoPhillips
Hamdan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan
30

Hamdan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan

Chairman - Dolphin Energy

31 - 40

Majid Jafar
31

Majid Jafar

CEO - Crescent Petroleum
Abdul Aziz Al Ameri
32

Abdul Aziz Al Ameri

CEO - Gasco
Badr Jafar
33

Badr Jafar

Chief Executive Officer - Crescent Enterprises and President of Crescent Petroleum
Dr. Abdul-Jaleel Al-Khalifa
34

Dr. Abdul-Jaleel Al-Khalifa

CEO - Dragon Oil
Sungan Choi
35

Sungan Choi

Senior Vice President & Head of Hydrocarbon Business Division - Samsung Engineering
Sara Akbar
36

Sara Akbar

Chief Executive - Kuwait Energy
Nabil Al Alawi
37

Nabil Al Alawi

CEO - Al Mansoori Specialized Engineering
Nabil Habayeb
38

Nabil Habayeb

President and CEO -
Adel Khalid Al-Sabeeh
39

Adel Khalid Al-Sabeeh

Chairman - Dana Gas
Huda Al-Ghoson
40

Huda Al-Ghoson

Executive Director of Employee Relations & Training; and Board Director - Saudi Aramco

41 - 50

Ibrahim Jassim Al-Othman
41

Ibrahim Jassim Al-Othman

CEO - Gulf Drilling International
Gati Saadi Al-Jebouri
42

Gati Saadi Al-Jebouri

Senior Vice President - Lukoil Overseas
Tony Hayward
43

Tony Hayward

Executive Director & CEO - Genel Energy
HE Bijan Zanganeh
44

HE Bijan Zanganeh

Minister of Petroleum for Iran - Chairman of the National Petrochemical Company
Khadem al-Qubaisi
45

Khadem al-Qubaisi

Managing Director - International Petroleum Investment Company (IPIC)
Amin H. Nasser
46

Amin H. Nasser

Senior Vice President - Upstream
HRH Prince Abdulaziz Bin Salman
47

HRH Prince Abdulaziz Bin Salman

Assistant Minister of Petroleum Affairs - Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources
Abdalla Saeed Al Suwaidi
48

Abdalla Saeed Al Suwaidi

Chief Executive Officer - National Drilling Company
Guillaume Chalmin
49

Guillaume Chalmin

Managing Director - Total E&P Qatar
Abla Al-Riyami
50

Abla Al-Riyami

In-Country Value Director - PDO