With over 29 years of international business experience in the energy sector, Mr. Kharusi is the Vice President of Retail at OQ, and is responsible for developing and driving OQ global retail business strategy locally and internationally. He started his career with Petroleum Development Oman and Shell International managing a number of energy projects across the Middle East, CIS, Africa and Russia. Prior to joining OQ, Hilal was the Executive Vice President for Emerging Businesses at Oman Oil Company where he developed large-scale energy projects locally, managed the Group’s international M&A activities, and was responsible for managing a diverse energy portfolio. Currently, he serves as Board Chairman in Oman Oil Marketing Company and Chairman in Oman Sustainable Water Services. Hilal holds a Bachelor’s degree in Geosciences – Economic Geography in 1999 and an MBA in 2007 from the UK.

Hilal Al Kharusi

Chief Executive, Commercial and Downstream, OQ


Day 1 | 4 December 2023 | Panel discussion: Unlocking the Potential of Human Capital for a sustainable future of the Chemical Industry