Eng. Abdulaziz Abdulrahman Sabri is a President of Bahri Ship Management, one of six business units within Bahri, a global leader in transportation and logistics.
Sabri oversees all aspects of the company’s business operations including safety and quality and is responsible for providing overall direction for the operation and maintenance of all vessels in the fleet. He also assumes responsibility for ensuring that the vessels are always operated and maintained in accordance with company procedures and relevant international rules and regulations.
Bringing nearly three decades of experience in the shipping, logistics, and energy industries, Sabri’s leadership and strategic foresight have been instrumental in catapulting Bahri Ship Management into one of the world’s leading providers of technical and commercial ship management services for VLCCs, chemical tankers, dry bulk and RoCon vessels. The company today manages a fleet in excess of 92vessels.
A Saudi national, Sabri started his career in 1989 as a maintenance engineer at Saudi Aramco. In 1996, he moved to Vela International Marine Limited, the shipping arm of Saudi Aramco, where he spent the next 18 years serving in a variety of roles including Site Manager at the company’s site office South Korea shipyard and later, Fleet Operations Manager. He joined Bahri as Vice President – Technical Services in 2014 before being promoted to his current role in February 2016.
He holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.