David Lines is GM GCC Operations & Global Technical Manager, Senior Management Team of Astra Polymers. David has over 37 years of experience as a professional manager in the petrochemical, polymer, and specialty chemicals industries in Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. He has also over 27 years of experience working with industry, educational institutions, and government in the Middle East. Previously he works as the Technical Director for the National Industrial Clusters Development Program of the Government of Saudi Arabia for the plastics/polymers processing industries.

David participated few conferences and presented numerous works for Dubai Plast Pro, PETROTECH, and GPCA Plastics Conference. He is also the co-author/presenter for the Oxford Princeton Training Program Polymers & Polymer Economics.

David Lines

GM GCC Operations & Global Technical Manager, Astra Polymers


Day 2 | 15 May 2023 | Panel discussion: Plastic value parks – Accelerating investment and innovation