Ms. Khadija Al Daghar serves as Research and Technology Development Vice President at ADNOC HQ. Since her appointment, Khadija has developed the first
ADNOC Research and Technology Strategy, including a clear road map to address the Group’s Oil and Gas industry challenges and contribute to In Country Value, with the commercialization of innovative technologies and the establishment of strategic partnerships. She has also been spearheading disruptive technologies in ADNOC, including non-metallic and unmanned operations.
Under her leadership, ADNOC RTD has promoted a culture of Intellectual Property protection, and has developed a PhD program for outstanding Emirati students, fostering a new generation of ADNOC scientists and leaders.
Besides being the ADNOC Group representative for innovation and technology development, she is also ADNOC Group representative for Climate Change and a well-known leadership and innovation speaker, often presenting at international conferences. She has a solid international technical background in hydrocarbons, reservoirs and engineering.