Engineer Wael Al Lawati serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Sadara. He is the CEO of Omran, a leading real estate development company that is owned by the Omani Government. Mr. Al Lawati has more than 15 years of professional experience in various fields such as partnership projects between the public and private sectors, project management, contracting strategies, as well as promoting investments. Prior to Omran, he served as the Deputy CEO of The Wave – Muscat development in Oman. Overlooking the project from inception to construction, Mr. Al Lawati was involved in all aspects of master-planning, villa designs, sales, construction, and maintenance of the development. Engineer Al Lawati holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering as well as a number of certificates in real estate, hotel design and development from the Cornell University. He has participated in programs for executive education in Harvard Business School as well as IMD Business School in Lausanne, Switzerland.