Head of Sales – Fertilizers & Methanol Business Unit, Uhde

Tobias Birwe Head of Sales – Fertilizers & Methanol Business Unit Uhde Tobias Birwe is the Sales Director of Operating Unit Fertilizer and Methanol inside ThyssenKrupp Uhde company. He has been working at ThyssenKrupp Uhde since 2003, working on large-scale EPC jobs in the fertilizer industry. He started his career as a process engineer developing…

Head of Specialty Technologies, Agri-Nutrients, SABIC Agri-Nutrients

Dr. Radwan Abdallah Head of Specialty Technologies, Agri-Nutrients SABIC Agri-Nutrients Dr. Radwan Abdallah has a PhD in Chemical Engineering and a master’s degree in Catalysis from University of Lyon France. Working as the Head of Specialty Technologies in Agri-Nutrients, T&I, he is with SABIC for 9 years now and has 21 years’ overall experience in…

Chief Economist, Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

Máximo Torero Cullen Chief Economist Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Dr. Máximo Torero Cullen is the Chief Economist of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). He joined the Organization in January 2019 as Assistant Director-General for the Economic and Social Development Department. Prior to joining FAO, he was the World Bank Group Executive Director for…

Associate Partner, McKinsey

Stepan Yashin Associate Partner McKinsey Stepan Yashin is an associate partner of McKinsey and Company. He is co-leading McKinsey Crop Nutrition Service Line and leading agriculture practice in Easter Europe. He is working with leading players across entire agriculture value chain including fertilizer and other inputs producers, crop growers and protein players. His core focus…

VP, Chemical & Agri-consulting, S&P Global – Commodity Insights

Sanjay Sharma VP, Chemical & Agri-consulting S&P Global – Commodity Insights Sanjay Sharma is Head of Chemical and Agribusiness Consulting for Middle East and Indian Subcontinent. He has more than 30+ years of experience in the industry with extensive consulting, strategy development, feasibility studies, competitive analysis, M&A and due diligence experience. He has actively participated…

COO, Oman Flour Mills

Eng. Ibrahim Al Amri COO Oman Flour Mills Chief Operation Officer Oman Flour Mills Company SAOG “OFM” since December 2018 in the Sultanate of Oman. Ibrahim Al Amri has worked as an Operations Director in Minerals Development Oman SAOC “MDO”, Mining Projects Manager in Oman Oil Company and as the General Manager of Operations and…

Chief Operation Officer, Sabel International Group

Ahmed Alateeqi Chief Operation Officer Sabel International Group Pennsylvania State University graduate in civil engineering with 15+ years’ experience in construction supervision of buildings and project management. Working as the owner representative and chief operations officer of Sabel International Group spearheading business development with proven track in scaling and launching new product verticals with local…

Director General, IFA

Alzbeta Klein Director General IFA Alzbeta Klein is the CEO/Director General of the International Fertilizer Association. In her role, she is leading the global fertilizer industry towards helping to feed the world and creating and supporting productive and sustainable agriculture systems that contribute to a world free of hunger and malnutrition. In her previous roles,…

CEO, SABIC Agri-Nutrients and Vice-chair, Agri-Nutrients Committee, GPCA

Abdulrahman Shamsaddin CEO SABIC Agri-Nutrients and Vice-chair, Agri-Nutrients Committee, GPCA Abdulrahman Ahmed Shamsaddin assumed his present position as Chief Executive Officer, SABIC Agri-Nutrients Co. on 1st January 2022. Prior to this he served as Executive Vice President, SABIC Shared Services before he was appointed as Chief Executive Office for SABIC Agri-Nutrients Company. He also hold…

CEO, QAFCO and Chairman, Agri-Nutrients Committee, GPCA

Abdulrahman Al-Suwaidi CEO QAFCO and Chairman, Agri-Nutrients Committee, GPCA Mr. Al-Suwaidi has been the Managing Director and CEO of Qatar Fertiliser Company (QAFCO) since joining in 2016.  Prior to QAFCO, Mr. Al-Suwaidi was with ORYX GTL, operating the world’s largest LTFT GTL plant, from 2007 until 2016. He joined ORYX GTL as the Deputy General…