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EQUATE’s incoming President and CEO, Naser Aldousari, will join the GPCA Board of Directors on 1 October 2020, succeeding Dr. Ramesh Ramachandran who will retire from the CEO position at Kuwait’s major petrochemical company.

Naser Aldousari was named as EQUATE Senior Vice President in November 2017.

With a career spanning over 24 years, Aldousari held a number of roles at Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC) in operations, corporate business processes reengineering, quality and environmental management, joint ventures, olefins business development, as well as business analysis and planning. Aldousari also served as the COO & Director of Corporate Strategy at MEGlobal, a wholly owned subsidiary of EQUATE.

Naser holds a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering, in addition to an MBA in General and Strategic Management.

Dr. Abdulwahab Al-Sadoun, Secretary General, GPCA, commented: “I am pleased to welcome Naser to the GPCA Board of Directors in his new role as CEO of EQUATE. I wish him every success in this position and look forward to working closely with him and the rest of our board members to elevate GPCA’s position in the region and globally and deliver continued value to our members.”

He added: “I would also like to thank Ramesh for serving on the GPCA Board and taking every opportunity to make a valuable contribution to the association’s strategic objectives and activities. I wish him all the best for the future and thank him for sharing his expertise over the years.”