Eng Hussein Fouad El Ghazzawy

Eng Hussein Fouad El Ghazzawy

Vice President & Managing Director
Egypt & East Mediterranean Region, Schlumberger

Hussein Fouad El Ghazzawy started his career with Schlumberger in 1984 as a Field Engineer in his home country Egypt for two years, then to several assignments in Middle East, Asia, and North & West Africa countries.

Hussein is currently the Vice President & Managing Director for Schlumberger Oilfield Services, Egypt, S. Sudan & East Mediterranean Region, based in Cairo, a position he assumed in September 2016. In his current role he is responsible for developing Schlumberger’s Characterization, Drilling, Production, Integrated and Cameron projects portfolios for the region.

Prior to his current role, he held various executive managerial positions including Vice President & General Manager for Schlumberger Oilfield Services for United Arab Emirates,based in Abu Dhabi, a position he assumed in May 2010. Prior to that he was the General Manager for Schlumberger Oilfield Services in Yemen from August 2007, based in Sanaa.

Starting from 1992, Hussein resumed his first management roles as Field Manager based in Port Harcourt, Nigeria. Then from 1995 as General Manager in charge of D&M segment in North-East Africa & East  editerranean covering Libya, Egypt, Sudan, Kenya, Tanzania, Syria, and Jordan. In 2001, he was the D&M Segment Area Marketing Manager for entire Middle East and Asia countries based in Dubai. In 2003, served as D&M Segment Regional Manager for the Gulf Region covering UAE, Qatar, Oman and Yemen based in Abu Dhabi.

Hussein holds a Bachelor of Science - B.Sc. (Hons) in Geology & Geophysics and Master of Science - 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 currently as EGYPS 2018 Executive Committee Member.