Khalid H Al-Dabbagh

Khalid H Al-Dabbagh

Chairman of SABIC and Senior vice president of Finance, Strategy and Development at Saudi Aramco

Khalid H. Al-Dabbagh, is the Chairman of SABIC.

Mr. Al-Dabbagh is also the Senior Vice President of Finance, Strategy & Development at Saudi Aramco since September, 2018.

He has also served and chaired many Boards in several international and domestic companies such as: Showa Shell in Japan, both Chinese Fujian Refining and Petrochemical Companies, Arlanxeo in the Netherlands, Aramco Trading Company, Sadara Chemical Company and both Malaysian Pengerang Refining and Petrochemical Companies, Wisayah Investment Company, Saudi Aramco Development Company, etc.

Mr. Al-Dabbagh had also assumed senior key leadership positions at Saudi Aramco, including being the Financial Controller (2012-2018), Treasurer (2010-2012). In addition, he also led as a Manager and Executive Director (Acting) of Sales & Marketing as well as Joint Venture Development & Support and Corporate Planning organizations between 2006 and 2010.

Prior to that, he has held key positions in London, Tokyo and New York at Saudi Aramco-owned companies and became the CEO of Saudi Petroleum International, Inc. (US) and the Managing Director of Saudi Petroleum Company in Tokyo, Japan.

Mr. Al-Dabbagh, is on the Board of Governors of the GCC Board of Directors Institute, a not-for-profit organization involved in promoting the highest professional standards of corporate governance, compliance and professional directorship.

He holds a B.S. degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Toledo in 1985. Mr. Al-Dabbagh has also completed a number of executive leadership programs, including the Senior Executive Program at London Business School.