Tareq A. Al-Nuaim was appointed Petro Rabigh’s Vice President Engineering & Support in May 2014. He first joined Saudi Aramco in 1994 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines in the US. Al-Nuaim then obtained a Master’s degree in Business Administration from King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals in 1997 followed by a Master’s in Material Science and Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2000. Beginning with Saudi Aramco as an engineer, Al-Nuaim would go on to acquire experience at the Ras Tanura Refinery and the Safaniya oil field, before serving as a Project Manager for the Rabigh Phase II Project from 2009 to 2011. From 2011 to 2013 he worked on Saudi Aramco’s Accelerated Transformation Program, and then held simultaneously the posts of General Supervisor of the Energy Systems Division and General Supervisor of the Assets Reliability and Integrity Division, before joining Petro Rabigh.