Chief Executive Officer
Kuwait Catalyst Company
With over 35 years of experience, Dr Qabazard held various posts at Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research, Philips Petroleum Company, Kuwait Oil Company, and at OPEC as the Director of their Research Division. He served at the Executive Board of the International Energy Forum and the International Monetary Fund Financial Committee. He also served on the Board of Directors of several companies and was a visiting Professor at Kuwait University and Oxford University.
Dr Qabazard’s areas of expertise include Energy Economics, Energy Policy, Energy Security, Petroleum Production & Refining, Research and Development, Education, Climate Change, Sustainable Development, as well as organizational planning and strategy development.
Dr Qabazard holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Tennessee, and MS and PhD degrees from Oklahoma State University, in Chemical Engineering.