Nadia Bader Al-Hajji
Deputy CEO, KIPIC
Nadia Bader Al-Hajji is the first female process engineer who joined KNPC Mina Abdulla Refinery in 1992. Nadia Al-Hajji is currently the Deputy Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for olefins and aromatics at the Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC). She serves as Chairman of Kuwait Vietnam Petrochemicals Company in addition to being a Board member of Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC), EQUATE Marketing Company and The Kuwait Olefins Company (TKOC). She previously served as a director on the Board of PIC and EQUATE Marketing Company.
Al-Hajji also heads the downstream K-companies R&T Committee and the R&T Technical Committee for the downstream K-Companies. She is a member of the Higher Steering Committee for the R&T and R&D of K-companies.
Currently, she manages the business development, marketing activities and PIC’s major projects around the world. Before joining PIC, she was Deputy CEO of petrochemicals and LNGI at the Kuwait Integrated Petroleum Industries Company (KIPIC) where she played a leading role in its establishment. Prior, she served as Corporate Planning Manager at KIPIC and Technical Services Manager at KNPC refineries.