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CAE Leadership

Chairman Rashed Al Suwaidi

Rashed Bin Jabr Al Suwaidi – Chairman

Mr. Rashed Al Suwaidi is a qualified Petroleum Engineer having graduated from Tulsa University in 1981.

Mr. Al Suwaidi has been the Chairman of CAG since 2006. Previously, he has held several senior posts in the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), including the position of Exploration & Production Director. At the same time Mr. Al Suwaidi was a Board Member of many of the ADNOC subsidiaries, including ADMA-OPCO, ADCO, ZADCO, ADGAS and ADPPOC and was also the chairman of NDC and ADDCAP.

Mr. Al Suwaidi left ADNOC in 1999 and went on to acquire Essar Drilling in 2002, which was transformed into Dalma Energy. Dalma Energy was later sold to a new IPO, Aabar Petroleum in 2005. Both Aabar, which was initiated by Mr. Al Suwaidi, and Dalma continue to flourish with Mr. Al Suwaidi as a major Board Member of Aabar.

Carlos Marques - Vice Chairman

Carlos Marques – Vice Chairman

Mr. Carlos Marques holds a Master’s Degree in Instrumentation and Control of Industrial Processes.

Carlos joined CAE in 2002, as the Managing Director, and after the management takeover in 2005, Carlos was appointed the CEO of the company. In 2012, Carlos became the Vice Chairman of CAE.

Carlos has more than 20 years experience of working in Management of Industrial Processes Control Companies including: Gould Modicon (USA), Dragados y Construcciones (Spain), Kalunborg Refinery (Denmark).

Hans Niederlander - CFO

Hans Niederlander – Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Hans Niederlander holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from University of Innsbruck, Austria.

Hans joined CAE in 2005.

Before joining CAE Mr. Niederlander was the Director of Finance/Area Financial Controller for Honeywell Middle East for 10 years.

Swaminathan Muralidharan - CEO

S. Muralidharan – Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Murali has been with CAE for fifteen years working in various departments including: Tendering, Execution, and Operations.

Before joining CAE, Mr. Murali was the Deputy Manager of Projects at Visakha Refinery working for Hindustan Petroleum Corp. Ltd. Mr. Murali also had served as Construction Manager for ZAMMR Ltd. on the YANPET expansion project in Yanbu, Saudi Arabia.

Mr. Murali has more than 25 years of experience in the Oil & Gas Projects in the Middle East and India.

Mohamud Hassan Haji - COO

Mohamud Hassan Haji – Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Mohamud joined CAE in 2012 as Chief Operating Officer.

Mr. Mohamud has over 30 years engineering experience in the Oil & Gas industry specializing in the liquefied gas industry. Mr. Mohamud has worked for the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) for 25 years with ADGAS. After this posting, Mr. Mohamud was General Manager for Abu Dhabi of IMV Projects in Calgary, Canada and of Mustang Engineering in Houston, USA, engineering Oil & Gas facilities.