• CERAWeek
  • March 18 - 22, 2024

Bader E. Al-Attar

Kuwait Petroleum Corporation

Managing Director, Planning & Finance

Bader Ebrahim Al-Attar started his career in 1993 as a Reservoir Engineer working through KOC ranks reaching the position of Team Leader Strategic Planning Team in 2003 and becoming Manager of the Planning Group in 2013, with leading different function groups of planning & management was promoted in 2019 to serve as Deputy CEO Planning and Commercial Directorate KOC first, then Deputy CEO Planning and Finance Directorate KOC that was during the period of mid 2019 until end of 2022. Furthermore, since November 2022 until present was promoted in Kuwait Petroleum Corporation to serve the position of Managing Director Planning & Finance.

Sessions With Bader E. Al-Attar

Tuesday, 7 March

  • 07:15am - 08:20am (CST) / 07/mar/2023 01:15 pm - 07/mar/2023 02:20 pm

    National Oil Companies in the Changing World

    Upstream Oil & Gas
    The absence of decarbonization efforts by National Oil Companies (NOCs), which represent ~50% of the world’s oil and gas production, will stall advancement toward global climate goals. Climate advocates must increasingly consider the wide array of developmental challenges the energy transition poses to producer countries and the critical role NOCs play in achieving progress. Meanwhile, NOCs and their respective governments must grapple with how markets are evolving toward a more diversified energy mix. Action is required now to secure the NOCs’ long-term strategic positioning and energy security. What are the strategies for future success among this select subset of companies?