Eng Hussein Fouad El Ghazzawy

Eng Hussein Fouad El Ghazzawy


Independent Oil &
Gas Consultant

Hussein is a Senior Executive in Oil & Gas Industry with 34 years of experience. He started his career with Schlumberger in 1984 as a Field Engineer in his home country Egypt, then to several international assignments, where he holds various operational, technical, regional and executive managerial positions in many countries across Middle East, Asia, North, West and East.

Hussein started his first managerial assignments as Field Manager based in Nigeria in 1992.  Then from 1995 as Regional Manager for D&M segment in charge of North-East Africa & East Mediterranean countries based in Tripoli & Cairo. In 2001, as D&M Segment Marketing & Technology Manager for the entire Middle East and Asia countries based in Dubai. In 2003, served as D&M Segment Regional Manager for the Gulf Region based in Abu Dhabi.

From 2007 he became General Manager for Schlumberger Oilfield Services in Yemen till May 2010 when he resumed Managing Director & VP role for Schlumberger Oilfield Services in United Arab Emirates based in Abu Dhabi till August 2016. His last assignment was Schlumberger Managing Director & VP for Egypt and East Mediterranean based in Cairo, before electing early retirement July 2018.

Hussein holds B.Sc. (Hons) in Geology & Geophysics and M.Sc. (Hons) in Petroleum Geology from Ain Shams University, Egypt.

An active Member of Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), American & French Chamber of Commerce in Egypt, British Egyptian Business Association (BEBA). Served for 6 years as ADIPEC Executive Committee Member and twice as EGYPS Executive Committee Member.

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