EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT, Petrochemicals
Mr. Al‐Fageeh joined SABIC in 1985 as a project engineer and assumed his present position as Executive Vice President for the Petrochemicals business unit in 2016. He was previously EVP of the former Polymers and Performance Chemicals business units. He also holds the post of Chairman of four SABIC manufacturing affiliates – National Methanol Company (Ibn Sina), Saudi Japanese Acrylonitrile Company (Shrouq), Saudi Arabian Methacrylate Company (SAMAC), and SABIC SK Nexlene Company (SSNC).
Mr. Al‐Fageeh has held several key posts within SABIC before his current assignment, including vice president, global business LD/LL Polyethylene; General Manager, Operations & Planning, Basic Chemicals Strategic Business Unit; and General Manager Oxygenates. He has also held various leadership positions at SABIC affiliates – the first President, Yanbu National Petrochemical Company (Yansab), Chairman, Project Committee, Yansab; Board member, Arabian Petrochemical Company (Petrokemya); Vice Chairman, Saudi European Petrochemical Company (Ibn Zahr); and Board Member and Marketing Committee Member, Saudi Methanol Company (Ar-Razi).
Mr. Al‐Fageeh holds a Bachelor of Science Chemical Engineering degree from the King Saud University, Riyadh, and an MBA from Bradford University, UK.