Aman Amanpour

Summary

Aman Amanpour is an Independent Petrochemicals & Energy Consultant since retiring from Shell mid 2010. His clientele consist of major (petro)chemicals and energy corporations, as well as renowned companies providing key services to these industries. Main consulting and advisory areas in key words: experience-and-best-practice based advice on: business strategy, business planning and their implementation and performance appraisal, opportunity/project identification and management, investment decision, feasibility, due diligence, product portfolio and technology selection, business/commercial management, JV, organizational and governance. Aman also has developed and conducts public and bespoke professional and leadership training programs.

His last two positions in Shell were President Shell Chemicals Middle East and Group General Manager for Shell Upstream New Business for Middle East, Caspian and South Asian region. In the former role he was leading the Chemicals Business, Partnerships and JVs of Shell in the Middle East region, while in the latter role he was responsible for creating and developing New Oil, Gas and Integrated Business Opportunities and Partnerships in the greater region. Aman, with a distinguished career of 36 years, has attained deep and broad expertise, experience and networks across the regions and in different sectors of the whole Hydrocarbon Value Chain.

He is a recognized expert and leader in Petrochemicals and Energy industries with many awards, success stories in areas of major new investments, asset development, new business, joint venture set up / management, leadership of global business units, key account management, marketing and sales, contributions to the industry associations with several publications and many speeches.

Having worked within Shell in diverse techno-commercial, senior business and governance leadership roles, Aman Amanpour has started his career with Procter & Gamble Company where he had been acting in areas such as technical, project, production, brand and plant management.

Aman holds Master degrees in Chemical Engineering as well as in Computer Aided Engineering, completed several Business, Management and Leadership programs and is fluent in several Languages.

He enjoys dealing with challenges facing the industry, studying and working on intellectual / socio-economic themes, different sports, providing experience-and-best-practice-based training to senior managers, as well as coaching and guiding of young talent.