Dr. Said Hamed AlSarmi is currently the Director of Research and Development at the Directorate of Meteorology which is part of the Oman’s Public Authority for Civil Aviation (PACA). Mr Said’s responsibilities currently include meteorological/climatological research projects planning, maintaining the climate data, evaluating and improving numerical models and a National climate change committee member. Mr. Said worked at the Oman Meteorological Department since 1996 serving as a weather forecaster at the Oman’s central forecasting office then as a Chief of the climate section. His research focus is on the recent past and future climate change over the Arabian Peninsula specifically in the evaluation and the quantification of the climate change trends mainly in two variable temperature and precipitation. He also interested in investigating the possible physical mechanisms behind the observed trends. Mr Said graduated with PhD degree of Geography and Environment from Oxford University. His topic was the recent climate change over the Arabian Peninsula: Trends and Mechanisms.