Mr. Akef Nammari
Operations and EHS Director

Akef Nammari Mr. Akef Nammari is Operations and EHS Director for Air Products Qudra. He has over three decades of international experience harnessed in North America, China and Middle East. Mr. Nammari joined Air Products in 1996 as the Maintenance Manager and progressed to the Services Manager position responsible for maintenance, engineering, purchasing & distribution at the Escambia, Pensacola Chemical plant.

In 2001 Mr. Nammari was assigned the role of Louisiana Maintenance Manager as part of the one company effort responsible for realigning the two divisions under one common platform. His line role was subsequently expanded to cover all Industrial Gases & Chemicals assets in the US South-Eastern states along with Kansas & Kentucky. In 2010 Mr. Nammari was assigned the General Manager role for the Chengdu joint venture where he was instrumental in establishing a grass roots world scale industrial gases operating & maintenance enterprise-Chengdu Air & Gas Products Company (CAPC). A joint venture between Air Products and Petro-China serving Petro-China Refinery in Sichuan, China. In the summer of 2015, Mr. Nammari was repatriated to Western Canada to assume the role of HYCO franchise operations line manager during a time of growth & high activity level, especially with the addition of the Scotford HYCO plant. In 2016, Akef Nammari was appointed Operations Director – MEIET Division where he led the establishment and development of the Jazan O&M joint venture company- Gas Integrated Company (GIC), a joint venture between Air Products and ACWA, responsible for the operation and maintenance enterprise industrial gases facility serving Saudi Aramco in Jazan.

Mr. Nammari received his BS degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Iowa in 1983.