Mr. Abdullah Al-Hady with 22 years experience in Oil and Gas industry joined Abraj as Head of Drilling in July 2006 as one of the founders, in his early role in Abraj as head of Operations he established drilling and maintenance systems and procedures, overseeing the operations of drilling and Flow back. Later with Abraj growth to 17 Rigs and the embarking of 12 service lines he was promoted to GM- Operations and lately to COO overseeing Drilling, Workover, all Well Services, maintenance and projects. Prior joining Abraj, he was Senior Well Engineer in PDO involved in designing, programing, budgeting and executing exploration oil and gas wells. Before this he was involved with different assignments since his graduation as Civil Engineer such as Project Engineer in Well Engineering New Technology department (PDO), Drilling supervisors and assistance Drilling supervisor.
Mr. Salah Al-Harthy joined Abraj as Business Development Manager in January 2011. He established the growth plans of the company and start-up of new service lines including but not limited to Fracturing, Well Intervention, Coiled Tubing, Well Testing & Cementing. He later became GM- Business Development. Prior to joining Abraj, Mr. Al Harthy was with Schlumberger, starting as Field Engineer in 1996 and becoming Operations Manager in 2003, Project Manager for Shell Gulf of Mexico Project in 2006 and in 2009 assuming the post of Business Development Manager – Sand Management, East Africa and East Mediterranean Geo-Market. During his stint with Schlumberger, he was posted in various overseas assignments including Saudi, UAE, Venezuela, Egypt and USA. His technical expertise includes Cementing, Sand Face Completion, Fracturing ,Sand Control, Completion Accessories and Matrix Acidizing Treatments, among others. Mr. Al-Harthy graduated in 1995 from Manchester University with Bsc in Materials Science.
Rajan is a Member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (CPA), Fellow Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants (FCA), Fellow Member of Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of India (FICMA) and Fellow Member of Institute of Company Secretaries of India (FCS). He has over 33 years of total experience of which over 23 years at Senior Management positions. He has joined Abraj in August, 2009 and is designated as General Manager - Finance.
He has rich experience in Corporate Finance, Investments, Treasury & Banking, Accounts, Budgeting & Costing, Taxations, Procurement & Contracting, Insurance, Secretarial, Internal, Statutory & Concurrent Audit, Legal, Arbitration, ERP Implementations (such as SAP) and IT, functions of large Multinational Companies in India and in Oman. He has attended number of Management and Professional development programs conducted in Europe, Middle East and in India.
In India he worked for 19 Years with Smithkline Beecham Consumer Brands Ltd., Maruti Suzuki Joint Venture, and Large Engineering Company while in Oman he has over 14 years of which 6 Years in Well Diversified Oilfield Services Company and 8 Years with an FMCG Company.
In October 2007, Mr. Yahya Al-Ghabshi joined Abraj as Head of Training. He worked in close coordination with HSE & Operation Departments to implement training programs required for rig crew to maintain high level of crew competency both in the HSE and technical front. In 2009 he was appointed to assume the post of HR Manager at the same time maintaining his responsibilities as Head of Training. In 2012 he was appointed as General Manager- Human Capital looking after Human Resources & Training. Mr. Al Ghabshi is a Bachelor Degree holder in Science (Soil & Water), a Shell Certificate holder in Drilling (Round 1 & 2) & MBA from Hull University. His previous employment details include MB Petroleum Services as Mud Engineer until August 2001. In October of 2001, he joined PDO Well Engineering Department before joining Abraj.
Mr. Abbas AL Ajmi joined Abraj as a General Manager Corporate Services in January 2016. He has more than 15 years of multi-discipline work experiences acquired mainly in Senior Management, Administration, Supply Chain, Finance, Project Management, Strategies & Corporate Planning, Tendering & Contracts, Organization Changes Management, Risk Management and Several Management Committee Members or Secretary.
Mr. Abbas obtained his Master in Business Administration from the University of Hull, United Kingdom. In addition, to Bachelor of Science in Marine Science from Sultan Qaboos University, Oman. He is a Supply Chain Professional Certificated (CIPS). Furthermore, he completed Senior Management Leadership Program from London Business School.
Abbas spend his 15 years at Oman Shipping Company SAOC, Oman Ship Management Company SAOC, Nawras Telecom, SQU, Family Trading Company. With his latest leadership position from Oman Shipping Company, Abbas strategically developed the vision and management of procurement and contracts function objectives, business plan, policies and procedures in according to overall company strategies. He proactively lead and oversee all required supply chain activities.
Today, Mr. Abbas is proactively leading and overseeing Supply Chain, Business Support, IT and Quality departments.