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EI Middle East branch

EI Middle East is currently represented through its UAE branch. If you would be interested in setting up a new branch elsewhere in the Middle East, please get in touch with Trevor Stott-Briggs, Managing Director, EI Middle East:

t: +971 50 615 6524

EI UAE branch

The EI UAE branch works closely with other regional institutions to offer a vibrant program of activities, as well as creating opportunities for collaboration and cooperation between the UAE and the UK across all energy sector activity.

As the UAE works towards its Energy Strategy 2050, the EI is committed to supporting the UAE energy community by sharing the knowledge, skills and good practice required to make the transition happen.

Committee contact

Waddah Ghanem
Position: Honorary Chairman
Steve Major
Position: President
Abdullatif Albitawi
Position: Honorary Treasurer
Ashley de Sa
Position: Honorary Membership Secretary
Lisa Philipps
Position: Honorary Media & Communications Secretary

Latest news

New global alliance to help end plastic waste

The Alliance to End Plastic Waste is a new non-profit organisation consisting of nearly 30 global companies that aims to advance solutions to help reduce mismanaged plastic waste in the environment‘Innovative plastics make modern life possible, but even the most beneficial product can be harmful if ...

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Eni boosting its Middle East portfolio

Eni has been growing its Middle East portfolio through a number of agreements signed in early 2019. It has expanded its presence in United Arab Emirates (UAE) following the acquisition of a 70% stake in offshore block 1 and 2. Thailand’s PTT Exploration and Production Company (PTTEP) holds the remai...

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Iraq's oil production has nearly doubled over the past decade

Crude oil production in Iraq averaged 4.5mn b/d through August 2018, up from 4.4mn b/d in 2017, according to the latest analysis from the US Energy Information Administration (EIA). Iraq’s crude oil production has been steadily increasing since declines in the late 1990s and early 2000s, and has nea...

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Saudi Aramco unveils Saudi service station plans

Following the creation of RetailCo, a wholly owned fuel retailing subsidiary, Saudi Aramco is planning to rollout Aramco-branded service stations across Saudi Arabia. RetailCo will also serve the aviation sector.‘RetailCo will grow its operations in both the automotive and aviation fuel segments, of...

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BP plans for significant growth in deepwater Gulf of Mexico

BP has approved a major expansion at the Atlantis field in the US Gulf of Mexico and has also identified significant additional oil resources that could create further development opportunities around the production hubs it operates in the region.The $1.3bn Atlantis Phase 3 devel...

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