Full Name
Nordine Ait-Laoussine
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Speaker Bio
Nordine Ait-Laoussine is President of the Geneva-based consulting firm NALCOSA. He formerly served as Senior-Vice President of the Algerian National Oil Company Sonatrach (upstream) and later as Senior-Vice President of Sonatrach (downstream).

Following his departure from Sonatrach in September 1979, Mr Ait-Laoussine established himself as an International Consultant, first in Vienna, Austria, where he served as Advisor to the OPEC Secretariat, then in Geneva, where he created Nalcosa in 1980.

In the early 1980’s, Mr Ait-Laoussine served, as Managing Director of International Energy Development Corporation and Chief Operating Officer of Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Company. He served as Minister of Energy in the Algerian Government in 1991-92 and as Special Advisor to the Prime Minister thereafter. Mr Ait-Laoussine is currently a member of the Paris Energy Club, the Advisory Board of Energy Intelligence Group and the International Advisory Board of Sharjah based Dana Gas.
Nordine Ait-Laoussine