Dr. Fahad Al-Sherehy
Dr. Fahad Al-Sherehy obtained his doctorate in Chemical Engineering from the University of British Columbia in Canada. Completed Harvard business school Advanced Management Program (AMP). He joined SABIC as a Technology Development Engineer in 1990. In 2006 promoted to Chemical Research General Manager then General Manger for Technology KSA and Emerging Economies. In 2013 moved to the business as General Manger Technology Management in Chemicals SBU. In Jan 2016, moved to Technology & Coordination (T&I) as the General Manager for SABIC Global Technology Centers. From Oct 15, 2016, promoted to be the Leader for the SABIC T&I.
Dr. Al-Sherehy has contributed to the development & commercialization of five technologies including Butene-1 and linear Alpha Olefins. He is the inventor and co-inventor of three patents and has been a Board Member of several SABIC affiliates (SABIC America and Ibn Rushed) and Board Member of TAQNIA (Owned by KSA government). Vice Chairperson of advisory board of SABIC-DICP (Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics) Research Center for Advanced Chemicals Production Technology. Dr. Al-Sherehy has also served on the advisory committees of many national universities including AlFaisal, KFUPM, KSU, KACST. Member of GPCA Research & Innovation Committee. He is also an Associate Editor for the Applied Petrochemical Research at Springer-Verlag Heidelberg.