Saad Sherida Al Kaabi, President and CEO of Qatar Petroleum arrived in the United Arab Emirates capital to take part in a series of events and meetings held as part of the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference (ADIPEC), which formally opens on Monday.

Al Kaabi joined more than 20 of the world’s leading oil industry chief executives on Sunday, for a CEO Roundtable to discuss the new energy landscape. The roundtable, was hosted by HE Dr Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, UAE Minister of State member of the cabinet and ADNOC CEO, was designed to provide a high-level forum for dialogue between the key decision makers in the oil and gas industry.

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces attended part of the round table, where welcomed the participants and wished their talks success in supporting the progress, growth and development of the oil and gas industry. His Highness also highlighted the importance such discussions in the conclusion of a future strategic partnerships.

The CEO roundtable was also attended by Amin H Al Nasser, President and CEO of Saudi ARAMCO; Nizar Al Adsani, Deputy Chairman and CEO of KPC; Bob Dudley, Group CEO of BP; Rex Tillerson, Chairman, President, and CEO of Exxon Mobil Corporation; Patrick Pouyanne, Chairman and CEO of Total; Claudio Descalzi, CEO of ENI; Vicki A Hollub, President and CEO of Occidental; Ben van Beurden, CEO of Royal Dutch Shell; Eldar Sætre, President and Chief Executive Officer of Statoil; Viktor Zubkov, Chairman of the Management Committee and Director General of Gazprom; Steve Suellentrop, President of HOC Energy Corp; B Ashok, Chairman of Indian Oil Co; Toshiaki Kitamura, Chief Executive Officer and President, of Inpex Corporation; Jung Rae Kim, CEO, KNOC; Mark Garrett, Chairman and CEO of Borealis; Paal Kibsgaard, Chairman & CEO of Schlumberger; António Costa Silva, Chairman of Partex, and Pedro Miro Roig, CEO of CEPSA.

The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference (ADIPEC) will be formally opened on Monday under the theme ‘Strategies for the New Energy Landscape’.

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