• CERAWeek
  • March 18 - 22, 2024

Nadia Al-Hajji

Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC)

Chief Executive Officer

Nadia Al-Hajji was appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC) on 7th November 2022. 30 years of experience in downstream refining and petrochemicals. Nadia started her career as a process engineer in KNPC refineries and grew within the refinery organization to hold several site, technical and corporate and management roles in Kuwait Petroleum Corporation KPC group of companies (KNPC,KIPIC and PIC). Nadia currently serves as: Board Member of Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC), Board Chairperson of Equate Petrochemicals Company, Board Member of Canada Kuwait Petrochemical Corporation (CKPC), Head of Diversity & Inclusion Council for KPC & Subsidiary companies, Previously Board member of Kuwait National Petroleum Company, Board member PIC, Board Chairman for Kuwait Vietnam Petrochemicals Company (KVPC). Recognized for her achievements in her field including Middle East Oil & Gas Women of the Year.

Sessions With Nadia Al-Hajji

Wednesday, 20 March

  • 03:20pm - 04:00pm (CST) / 20/mar/2024 08:20 pm - 20/mar/2024 09:00 pm

    Decarbonizing Downstream & Chemicals: Choices and strategies


    Companies have embarked on the monumental task of decarbonizing downstream fuels and chemicals businesses. Multiple pathways and technologies provide potential options, but many require more effort to demonstrate commercial viability. Still, a great deal of activity is underway around the globe to retrofit or build new capacity that produces more sustainable products with a lower emissions footprint. Which technologies are ready for deployment today? How are these strategies progressing and how might the industry further innovate? Do the strategies adequately meet the needs of stakeholders