46. Tayba Al Hashemi

Company: ADNOC Sour Gas
Title: CEO
Nationality: Emirati
Sector: Oil and Gas

Al Hashemi is the CEO of ADNOC Sour Gas, one of the world’s largest sour gas processors and the world’s largest producer of granulated sulfur from a single facility, with a production capacity of 1.28 billion standard cubic feet of gas per day and 4.2 million tons of sulfur per year. Al Hashemi, who began her career in ADNOC in 2002, is the first of the original two female CEOs appointed to lead ADNOC’s operating companies. Before taking her current role, she held a number of senior positions, including serving as CEO of Al Yasat Petroleum Operations Company.