ADES International Holding PLC. (ADES), a leading oil & gas drilling and production services provider in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Hatem Soliman as a Non-Executive Director with immediate effect.
Mr. Soliman brings a wealth of international industry experience, having spent 36 years with Schlumberger after joining the Company in 1982 as a graduate electrical engineer. His longstanding career with Schlumberger included senior roles in the Middle East, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean. From 2010 to 2016, Mr. Soliman held the position of President of Schlumberger Latin America, before taking on the role as President of Schlumberger Middle East and Asia. Before his retirement from Schlumberger in October 2018, Mr. Soliman was appointed as a Senior Advisor to Schlumberger's global CEO.
Dr. Mohamed Farouk, Chief Executive Officer of ADES, commented: "I am delighted to welcome Hatem to the Board. His extensive global and regional experience and invaluable sector insight will be a strong asset to the Group as we continue our growth trajectory. I look forward to working with him at this time of significant opportunity for ADES."