Full Name
Khaled Salmeen
Job Title
Executive Director, Downstream Industry, Marketing and Trading
Speaker Bio
Mr. Khaled Salmeen is the Executive Director of Downstream Industry, Marketing and Trading (DM&T) at the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC). In this role he leads the company’s Trading and Supply functions, as well as its Downstream and Industry operations. This includes the growth of its existing refining and petrochemicals business, development of the Ruwais derivatives park, and ADNOC’s evaluation of new business opportunities within Hydrogen. Mr. Salmeen is also responsible for ADNOC’s strategic overseas storage and enhancing the company’s global presence through ADNOC Marketing International.

Prior to becoming DM&T Executive Director (24th January 2021), Khaled led the transformation of ADNOC’s Marketing, Supply and Trading Directorate into a more customer and market-centric shipping, storage and trading organization. Previously, he served as CEO of Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (KIZAD), Chairman of Abu Dhabi Terminals, and COO of Tabreed (National Central Cooling Company). He also led ADNOC’s transformation efforts in the capacity of Program Management Office Director from 2016 to 2017, during a period of significant transformation for the ADNOC Group.

In addition to his role as Executive Director DM&T, Khaled is a member of the Board of Directors of ADNOC Logistics and Services, ADNOC Refining, ADNOC Gas Processing, ADNOC LNG, Borouge ADP and Borouge PTE, Fertiglobe, ADNOC Global Trading and ADNOC Distribution. He is also Chairman of the TA’ZIZ Board of Directors and the Chairman of ADNOC Trading. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines in the United States and an Executive MBA from INSEAD.
Khaled Salmeen