Mohammad Sahoo al-Suwaidi

Position: Director of gas directorate

Biography: Mohammad Sahoo al-Suwaidi is the director of the gas directorate at Adnoc, which has a key role in distributing gas to new industrial projects across the UAE capital. The state-owned oil company is currently assessing bids from firms vying to take stakes in its onshore oil fields, the concession for which expires in early January.

Al-Suwaidi is also CEO of Abu Dhabi Gas Industries (Gasco), chairman of Adnoc Linde Industrial Gases Company (Elixier) and a board member of Abu Dhabi Gas Development Company (Al-Hosn Gas), Borouge and Ruwais Fertiliser Industries (Fertil). In addition, he is a board member of government bodies including the Regulation & Supervision Bureau, the Abu Dhabi

Retirement Pensions & Benefits Fund and the Abu Dhabi Quality & Conformity Council. Al-Suwaidi has a degree in chemical engineering from the University of Southern California in the US.

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