Petrofac News 1700X397
12 January 2023

Sameh Serour joins Petrofac as Country Manager – Qatar

Petrofac has appointed Sameh Serour as Country Manager, Qatar. This leadership appointment recognises the strategic importance of Qatar to the Company. In his role, Sameh will represent the Petrofac Group, working closely with the various parties across the entire portfolio in the ongoing development and delivery of the Company’s full-service capability offering in Qatar.

Sameh has a solid leadership track record in the energy sector, with a varied background in commercial, technical, and management roles working across the Middle East, United States and Europe. His most recent assignment was in the Hague, Netherlands, where he spent four years as Shell’s Global Leader for Asset Improvement Workstreams across Upstream, Integrated Gas and Downstream.

Sameh Serour, Country Manager – Qatar

Elie Lahoud, Petrofac’s Chief Operating Officer – Engineering & Construction, said:

“I am happy to welcome Sameh to Petrofac. He brings a track record spanning an impressive career. This appointment is aligned to Petrofac’s model of local execution to global standards. It will help underpin the continued role the company has in the development of Qatar’s oil, gas and renewables infrastructure and helping our clients expand both their upstream production and their downstream operations. This is a key market where we remain firmly focused on maximising local and sustainable delivery and generating in-country value.”