AUDAH AL AHMADI
GDA Secretary General (August 2017 – December 2020)
Former Project Director, Saudi Aramco
Mr. Audah Al Ahmadi has more than thirty-five years of experience in the Oil and Gas Industry and has been working with many organizations like Petromin, Samarec and Saudi Aramco in various positions such as Managing Director, Vice President and Department Manager. He is a Chemical Engineer from New Mexico State University in NM, USA; with his Masters in Management from the Hult International...
GDA Acting Secretary General (January 2021 – March 2022)
Ex-Deputy General Manager – Engineering Division, Bapco
Khalid Hadi is the Acting Secretary General of the Gulf Downstream Association (GDA), Kingdom of Bahrain and also holds the position of Deputy General Manager Engineering Division of Bahrain Petroleum Company (Bapco). Having worked with Bapco for 40 years in various positions such as Senior Manager Engineering Services Unit he has many years of experience in the Oil & Gas Industry. He holds...
Acting Marketing and Communications Manager
Raj Jhajharia is the Technical Manager of the Gulf Downstream Association (GDA), Kingdom of Bahrain. In this role, he oversees the functioning of 10 Technical Committees formed by the Subject Matter Experts from founding and member companies of GDA. He is steering several initiatives under the umbrella of GDA to create different platforms to share knowledge, experience and best practices among...
AHMED AL AWADHI
General Supervisor – HR, Finance, Admin and IT
Mr Ahmed Al Awadhi is, currently, heading the HR, Finance, Admin and IT Departments at Gulf Downstream Association (GDA) and a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for GDA Leadership and People Development Technical Committee. He holds a Master of Arts Degree in Human Resources Management from Abu Dhabi University, UAE and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Management from Ajman University of Science and...
MOHAMMAD AL SHAHRANI
Acting Secretary General
Mohammad Al Shahrani is the Acting Secretary General of the Gulf Downstream Association (GDA), Kingdom of Bahrain and also he is a Saudi Aramco Manager with 17 years of experience in Refining HSE, Manufacturing and Portfolio management. Since March 2021, Mohammad has been heading Affiliates Manufacturing Excellence under Downstream Global Manufacturing to oversee fourteen (14) Downstream...