Secretary General GPCA

Dr. Abdulwahab Al-Sadoun Secretary General GPCA Dr. Abdulwahab Al-Sadoun has been Secretary General of the Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA) since 2009, following a career of more than three decades in the GCC region’s petrochemical and energy sectors. His career began in 1990, as a Senior Researcher at SABIC  ( R&D) Center in Saudi…

Global Market Development Research Engineer, SABIC

Nawaf AlBasri Global Market Development Research Engineer, SABIC Nawaf is a Chemical engineering major, working with SABIC for 6 years now. He has worked as a production engineer in one of SABIC’s manufacturing sites, as well as SABIC’s Polymers technical marketing and market development with a focus on Africa growth. Nawaf is also a member…

Senior Analyst & Global Analyst Team Lead, Plastic Recycling ICIS

Helen McGeough Senior Analyst & Global Analyst Team Lead, Plastic Recycling ICIS Helen leads market analysis and research for global R-PET markets, working with contacts across the supply chain from collection, reclamation through to end users. She has over 20 years’ experience in consultancy, having worked initially in the Digital Technology industry and for the past…

VP Olefins and Derivatives Argus Media

Sarah Rae VP Olefins and Derivatives Argus Media Sarah has worked with Argus since March 2012 and has global responsibility for their propylene service. For 17 years Sarah held senior strategic purchasing management positions in Ineos, Tessenderlo Chemie (LVM) and Rhodia, responsible for a wide range of materials including olefins, fertilizers and commodity raw materials.…

Vice President - Energy & Environment – MEASA Frost & Sullivan

Abhay Bhargava Vice President – Energy & Environment – MEASA Frost & Sullivan Abhay is a business expansion specialist with thought leadership across the Energy, Sustainability, and Buildings sectors – specializing in the core themes of digitalization, sustainability, geographic expansion, and localization. Holding 22 years of global experience across diversified industries, Abhay has extensive experience…

Head, Circular Economy Solutions Borouge

Pratyush Bandyopadhyay Head, Circular Economy Solutions Borouge Pratyush Bandyopadhyay is head of Borouge’s Circular Economy Solutions Business Builder team since January 2021. He is responsible for developing and commercialising new solutions in the circular economy space for Borouge’s packaging business, defining and implementing a long-term strategy and developing strategic partnerships across the value chain. He…

General Manager Precision Plastic Products Co. LLC

David Swan General Manager Precision Plastic Products Co. LLC David has spent most of his career living and working in the Middle East. Following 20 years with Coca-Cola in commercial and general management roles, David then worked as General Manger in glass packaging and for the past 4 years in rigid plastic packaging with Precision.

Founder Ingenia Polymers

John Lefas Founder Ingenia Polymers John Lefas founded Ingenia Polymers in 1986 after working for the Polymers Department of Imperial Oil’s Chemicals Division (majority owned by Exxon) for six years. Prior to that, he was the General Manager of an industrial gas manufacturing company (Carbonica) in Greece. He is a member of the Society of…

Founder 3P Gulf Group

Ali Hashim Founder 3P Gulf Group Ali Hashim, Chairman of Gulf Group, is a Saudi businessman with extensive and diversified industrial experience. He is the founder of 3P Gulf Group, a leading regional plastic solutions provider specializing in converting petrochemicals into value-added packaging solutions. He has also founded other regional manufacturing companies, GM Pipe in…

Operations Director EMEA-South Greif

Abdennour El Mosor Operations Director EMEA-South Greif Operations Director for EMEA-South region within Greif. The area I manage includes Africa, Middle East and part of South Europe in the Mediterranean region. Academic background: Business Management and Industrial Engineering , holding master degree from ULB and Solvay Business School Professional experience: 30 years within different multinational…