Chief Operating Officer, Engineering & Construction
Elie has more than 25 years of experience in the development of high value, complex, multidiscipline EPC projects for the Onshore Upstream / Downstream Oil & Gas Facilities and Industrial Plants.
Elie joined Petrofac in 1997 at its Sharjah office. Under his leadership, Petrofac has executed a number of multibillion Dollar projects mainly in the Middle East.
Elie is currently serving as Chief Operating Officer of Petrofac’s global E&C business reporting to the Group CEO. In his capacity as E&C COO, Elie has overall accountability for delivery of E&C projects against company’s business plans.
Prior to becoming COO, Elie served as the Group Managing Director, in charge of running the Onshore EPC business in Saudi Arabia, Oman, Iraq and CIS countries as well as Offshore Capital Projects with full P&L responsibilities, reporting to the E&C COO.
Elie has been a member of Petrofac’s Group Executive Committee since 2017. In addition, he has been executive sponsor for several initiatives aimed at maintaining and growing Petrofac’s competitiveness and capability namely the E&C Digital Transformation Initiative, the Delivery Assured Program, the Future Think Tank and the Petrofac Masters Program.