Dr Naji Abi-Aad

Dr Naji Abi-Aad
Chief Operating Officer

In September 2012, Naji Abi-Aad started acting as COO to Petroleb, an oil company based in Beirut and active in petroleum exploration offshore the East Mediterranean. 

Prior to his move to Lebanon, Dr Abi-Aad was serving for seven years in Qatar, first as Research Advisor for Qatar Petroleum and its Board of Directors Department, and as Media and Research Strategist in the Office of HE Qatar’s Deputy Premier, Minister of Energy & Industry, before being appointed Senior Advisor to the CEO of Qatar Petroleum International (QPI).

Dr Abi-Aad studied at the American University of Beirut before been awarded a Ph.D. degree in Energy Economics from Grenoble University in France.