As part of the newly established Oman LNG Development Foundation, Khalid Al Massan was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer. Khalid brings with him more than 30 years of diverse experience in various sectors of Oil and Gas Industry locally and globally. He started his working career with Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) back in 1987, where he served in a number of positions in both Finance and Human Resources functions at different seniority levels, for a period of 18 years, before he was cross posted in Shell EP Dubai as Global Business Support Manager (ME, Russia, CIS) for 3 years. His experience span over functional Finance, HR and CA roles of governance and integrity to outposts in Business Areas in support for business achievements, branding and growth. He joined Qalhat LNG in 2005 and served initially as Strategic Treasurer followed by Finance Controller for few months before moving to become the Vice President for Corporate Affairs. In November 2012, Khalid was appointed by the Board of Directors as Chief Finance Officer (CFO) and Secretary to the Board. Khalid effective contribution and wide experience have been valued and shared at all levels of the business.