Equate appoints current executive VP as new CEO

Equate appoints current executive VP as new CEO

11:16 AM, 28th September 2017
Dr Ramesh Ramachandran, currently senior executive vice president as new CEO of Equate.
Dr Ramesh Ramachandran, currently senior executive vice president as new CEO of Equate.

KUWAIT, MIDDLE EAST: Equate Petrochemical Company makes changes to its senior leadership, announces new appointments.

The board has appointed Dr Ramesh Ramachandran, currently senior executive vice president as its new CEO.

In addition, it has appointed Naser Al-Dousari, manager of olefins business development at Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC) and a board member of Equate and Kuwait Olefin Company (TKOC) as its new senior VP.

Dr Ramachandran will be succeeding Mohammad Hussain, who is retiring after serving as CEO for two consecutive 3-year terms and a career in the oil, gas, and petrochemical industry extending over 35 years. During his tenure, Hussain led the transition of the organization from a single-plant operation to a global leader with manufacturing operations in Kuwait, Europe, and North America.

Both Ramachandran and Al-Dousari will assume their new roles as CEO and Senior VP effective 20 November 2017 and will complete the transition process with Hussain by the end of the year.

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