Eng. Omar Bahobail has over 30 years of working experience in petrochemicals industries in various capacity. Drive strategical and performance management of the business to deliver results. He started his career working in one of SABIC affiliates in 1991 as a maintenance engineer and moved in the ladder to level of department manager responsible for a production facility. In the year August 2004, Eng. Omar decided to change the company and joined Sahara Petrochemicals Company to work for grass rout major project called PDH-PP project as a General Manager Manufacturing. This project is a joint venture between Sahara and LYB. In 2009 promoted to be the president & CEO of AL WAHA petrochemical company (the operating company of the project). In March 2018 the company decided to merge with other petrochemical company and started the official legal process for the integration. Eng. Omar was then nominated as the leader for this strategic integration and delivery of the integration value.

Currently, Eng. Omar is leading the share service organization in Sipchem as VP Shared Services. He holds also a B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering from king Fahad University of petroleum and mineral and MBA from Hult International School.

Eng. Omar S. Bahobail

VP, Shared Services, Sipchem


Day 2 | 16 May 2024 | Executive panel: Collaboration for success: Multiplying the level of collaboration between inter-related stakeholders