Based at the headquarters of ACWA Power in Riyadh, KSA, Eng. Thamer Al Sharhan has been assigned as a Managing Director of ACWA Power since 2013. He drives the operational processes of all ACWA Power’s projects and works in accordance with its vision and strategy in Saudi Arabia and the global markets covering at the moment more than 10 countries in 3 continents.
Eng. Al Sharhan has an in-depth experience and expertise over 30 years in the Saudi industrial sector, qualifying him to occupy leadership and executive roles at big Saudi companies in the strategic, industrial sector like petrochemicals, electricity, water and utilities. He also is a board member at many leading companies in Saudi Arabia. He actively collaborates in philanthropic and social work through his memberships in some Saudi civic and philanthropic societies
Prior to joining ACWA Power, Eng. Al Sharhan was the President and CEO of MARAFIQ over 7 years. During his tenure at MRAFIQ, he achieved a proven track-record of achievements which greatly reinforced the position of the company as one of the leading entities that address the needs and requirements of Jubail and Yanbu, the biggest two industrial cities in the Kingdom
Eng. Al Sharhan occupied the positions of CEO of Sipchem, CEO of SABTANK and Senior Director of Arabian Petrochemical Company (PETROKEMYA). He is also a member of the boards of many Saudi companies.
Eng. Al Sharhan graduated from King Fahad University of Petroleum and Minerals, where he studied chemical engineering and got the bachelor degree in science.
Eng. Al Sharhan is based in Riyadh