Dr. Abulrahman Jawahery serves as President of Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company in Bahrain. He is also the Chairman of International Fertilizer Association (IFA) and Chairman and President of Arab Fertilizer Association (AFA). Born in Manama, Bahrain, Dr. Jawahery holds a Ph.D. in Engineering, M.Sc. in Chemical Engineering and B.Sc. also in Chemical Engineering from London, UK. He is also qualified as Chartered Engineer, and Fellow – Chemical Engineer in the UK, among other achievements.
Dr. Jawahery joined GPIC as an engineer in 1983, and having moving up the ranks, was named President in January 2011. His current external positions held include Board Member of National Oil and Gas Holding Company (NOGA), Middle East Ambassador, National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH) UK, and Board Member of National Safety Council, US, among others. In addition, he serves as Chairman of GPCA Responsible Care Committee, and Chairman, GPCA Fertilizer Committee.