Oil & Gas Middle East Power 50 2013

Oil & Gas Middle East presents the fifty most influential decision makers in the regional upstream business

24 )Majid Jaafar

Majid Jaafar
Industry : Energy
Job Title: CEO

Cresent Petroleum’s CEO Jaafar is also vice-chairman of the Crescent Group of companies. He brings his experience with Shell International’s Exploration & Production and Gas & Power Divisions to the Middle East’s oldest private oil & gas company. Majid Jafar attended Eton College and graduated from Cambridge University (Churchill College) with a Bachelor and a Masters Degrees in Engineering (Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics). He also holds an MA (with Distinction) in International Studies and Diplomacy from the University of London’s School of Oriental & African Studies (SOAS), and an MBA (with Distinction) from the Harvard Business School, where he served as president of the Energy Club, Section Senator, and representative to the Harvard Graduate Council.