Abdulrahman Essa Al Ateek is the Senior Vice President for Corporate Affairs since March 2018. The Corporate Affairs function, comprising of Strategic Studies & Business Development, Corporate Support, Sustainability & Digitalization, is mandated to set long and short term strategic ambitions, identify and evaluate investment opportunities, ensure changes and strategy are embedded while mitigating risks and be a catalyst and a driver for sustainable development.
Before taking up this position, Abdulrahman was the Vice President for Quality Management since April 2014. He led and developed the Corporate Quality Systems and Solutions, which supported Borouge in its key achievement of winning the Sheikh Khalifa Excellence Award in 2016. He was also one of the creators of the Borouge i5 continuous improvement approach.
He started his career with Borouge in 2005 as a Product Handling Engineer. In 2007, he assumed the position of Claims and Insurance Coordinator (Quality Specialist) and was later promoted to UAE Gateway Manager in 2009. In 2011, Abdulrahman took up the position of Vice President Regional Supply Chain - Asia South.
Abdulrahman holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Texas in Austin, USA, since 2005. He is a UAE National.