Khalid Sultan Al-Kuwari has been appointed as CEO of Qatar Fuel Additives Company (QAFAC) on April 2017.
Before joining QAFAC, Khalid spent 20 years with RasGas. As Chief Marketing & Shipping Officer, He led the group responsible for RasGas' global LNG commercial and marketing activities, economic and market analysis, production planning, and shipping operational and scheduling activities.
Khalid joined RasGas in 1997 as a Petroleum Engineer and has held leading positions in the company's Reservoir Engineering, Petroleum Operations and Technical Planning departments. In 2003, he was assigned to LNG Marketing as Marketing Manager and as a member of the RasGas Marketing Committee. In 2007, Khalid was appointed Marketing Executive, and his scope of responsibilities further expanded in 2011 to include Production Planning and Allocation, Sales Contract and the management of the RasGas shipping activities with a fleet of 27 LNG carriers. Khalid is a board director for Industries Qatar, Muntajat, and Qatalum. He was also a board director for South Hook Gas (UK) and Adriatic LNG (Italy).
He has a B.Sc. in Natural Gas Engineering from Texas A&M University-Kingsville (1997) and an EMBA from HEC-Paris (2014).
Industries Qatar Q.P.S.C. was incorporated as a Qatari joint stock company on April 19, 2003. The registered office is located at P.O. Box 3212, Doha, State of Qatar. Through the group companies, IQ operates in 3 distinct segments: petrochemicals, fertiliser and steel.