SpecialityPresident & GM Saudi Arabia & Bahrain at Schlumberger
President & GM Saudi Arabia & Bahrain at SchlumbergerZiad joined Schlumberger in 1992 as a junior geophysicist. He held a variety of positions in line management and human resources based in Norway, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, India and Libya. In 2007 he was named WesternGeco country manager for Kuwait and in 2011, served as WesternGeco vice president land for the Middle East and North Africa.
He was named Schlumberger Vice President and General Manager for Kuwait in 2014, significantly growing the business in this country. He moved into his current position in June 2017.
Ziad is a board member of the Kuwait University external advisory board, a board member of the Saudi Petroleum Services Polytechnic (SPSP), a board member of the Saudi Arabia Drilling Academy (SADA)
Ziad has an MSc and BSc in geology, both from the American University of Beirut, Lebanon.