Zaid Elyaseri is Vice President Iraq, BP and responsible for managing BP’s
business integration in Iraq where BP is the lead contractor for developing the Rumaila
oil field, Iraq’s largest field contributing over 40% of Iraq’s production. Zaid has an MBA
in Oil & Gas Management from Aberdeen Business School.

Zaid specialises is responsible for driving business agenda in Iraq, working closely with
key energy officials in country. Zaid held various central and regional roles within BP
and was involved in starting up the Rumaila business.