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04/07/2021 News

TotalEnergies Refining and Chemicals appoints new Managing Director in Qatar

Ghazi Shahin has been appointed as Managing Director of the Refining & Chemicals branch within the TotalEnergies Qatar affiliate. He will succeed Philippe Legrand, who is moving to a new assignment in France.

In his capacity, Ghazi will oversee operations in the downstream sector in Qatar; particularly TotalEnergies stakes at QAPCO, Qatofin, RLOC and Laffan Refineries 1&2.

Ghazi joined Total Petrochemicals in 2015 as Vice President Industrial for the Americas region. He also served as Vice President HSE & Industrial at Total Petrochemicals Americas.

Ghazi is a graduate of Texas A&M University Kingsville  in Texas, United States in Electrical Engineering.

I am delighted to join the TotalEnergies Qatar team, and to work closely with our cherished partners such as QP, QAPCO, Qatofin, QChem, and Qatargas. In addition to contributing to safe, reliable, and profitable operations, I look forward to solidifying our joint vision through initiatives for Qatar National Vision 2030”, said Ghazi upon his appointment.