Top Management message

  • Ali A. Al-Hazmi | President

    Welcome to SASREF’s website. My name is Ali Al-Hazmi and I am the President of SASREF. SASREF is a joint venture company of Saudi Aramco and Shell, two of the biggest oil and gas company in the world! SASREF aspires to be the best petroleum refinery company not only in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, but also in Asia and Middle East. We put high focus on health, safety, ethics and employee value propositions (EVPs) of all our employees, and also the preservation of environment. We want to be the Employer-of-First-Choice in the Kingdom and provide the best career path, training and development to all our employees, in addition to highly competitive compensation and benefits package, including home ownership scheme. In near future, we look forward on the growth and expansion of our refinery, in line with the Kingdom’s vision on economic and nation’s growth.

  • Roelof Heezen | Executive Vice President

    Welcome to SASREF’s website. My name is Roelof Heezen, the Vice President of SASREF. I am a Dutch national and seconded by Shell to SASREF. Shell had brought a number of state of the art refining technology into SASREF covering hydrocracking, distillation, visbreaking, hydrogen manufacturing and others. Our operation and technical staff are highly trained using the latest training simulator tools and coached by highly experienced mentors. We had also built expertise in the engineering areas covering refinery technology and processes, instrumentation, rotating/mechanical, electrical, civil and projects. Therefore, SASREF is indeed the first-choice employer for you to build your long term and successful career with us.

  • Adel Al-Ghamdi | Vice President

    Welcome from SASREF family. My name is Adel Alghamdi. I’m leading the Engineering and Assurance function. In SASREF, we do our operations according to the highest business ethics and comply with world’s stringent health, safety and environmental standards. We are known in the region as the top employer not only due to the attractive benefits and compensation packages that we have but also due to the versatile development opportunities within SASREF as well as within both shareholders; Saudi Aramco and Shell. At SASREF, we provide self-fulfilling career growth to every individual. We believe our employees are the most valuable asset therefore we recruit and retain top talents as enabler to safely achieve best in class performance, maximize profitability, with commitment to our community. Our aspirations continue to further grow by deploying leading-edge technologies and implement best engineering solutions. Our ambitious and prudent transformation program contain leading unprecedented refinery upgrade opportunities and creating win-win synergies among partners to achieve operational excellence. We pursue excellence in all endeavors.