Mohammed Ahmed al-Dheeb
Company: Raysut Cement Group of Companies
Biography: Mohammed Ahmed al-Dheeb joined Raysut Cement, Oman’s largest cement producer, in 1996 as deputy general manager. He was promoted as general manager in 1999. In 2005, he was named CEO of Raysut Cement and group CEO of Raysut Cement Group of Companies.
Under Al-Dheeb’s leadership, Raysut Cement has seen its market capitalisation increase from less than $110m to more than $865m. Capacity has tripled from 1 million t/y to 3 million t/y since 2007.
In 2011, Raysut Cement acquired major stakes in two other producers: Oman Portuguese Cement Products Company in Sohar and Pioneer Cement Company in the UAE. Al-Dheeb has a degree in business administration from the University of Arizona in the US. He is also chairman of the industry committee of Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Salalah.
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