New appointment in the qedi Abu Dhabi office 22 June, 2017
qedi pleased to announce the appointment of Edwin Young as Operations Director for the Middle East and Asia Pacific region. Edwin who will be based in our Abu Dhabi office, will head up the qedi business for this region and will be a key member of the global qedi Leadership Team.
Edwin is a Chemical Engineer with 34 years of experience in the Economics & Planning, Process Technical, Engineering, Operations, Projects, Commissioning and Management of Oil Refineries. Edwin was based for a number of years in the Middle East and has latterly been working for Amec Foster Wheeler in Kuwait and Reading. His experience in Oil, Gas and Chemicals especially in refineries and petro-chemicals plants will be crucial in developing qedi into all aspects of downstream and mid-stream to augment our already excellent experience upstream.
The Middle East in particular is seen as one of the key areas of growth for qedi so having Edwin on board, who now joins Naveen in Abu Dhabi, is a significant signal of our intent to meet that objective.