H.E. Said Bin Ahmed Al Shanfari (Chairman): One of the most renowned business figures in the Middle East, H.E Said Bin Ahmed Al Shanfari, Chairman of the Shanfari Group, is also a highly regarded man within Oman’s business community. His many distinctions include being a former Minister of Petroleum Minerals Agriculture & Fisheries from 1974 until 1997, when he retired to rejoin the family business. His 24 years in public service was a period that fuelled Oman’s gas industry tremendously. In fact, during his tenure, he personally oversaw the implementation and construction of one of the world’s largest LNG projects, Oman LNG and the Al Maha Petrol station network throughtout the Sultanate of Oman.
H.E. Said Bin Ahmed Al Shanfari is also the former Chairman of the Industrial Bank of Oman, a member of the Oman Chamber of Commerce and is on the Board of numerous public and private companies