Abdullah Al-Buainain is President and CEO of Marafiq, the Power and Water Utility Company for Jubail and Yanbu in Saudi Arabia. A graduate in Applied Mechanical Engineering from KFUPM, he started his career at IBN SINA in Jubail where he rose to the position of General Manager Operations. In 2000 he moved to Jubail United Petrochemical Company as GM Operations. He became President of Ar-Razi in 2006 and VP Manufacturing at Sabic in 2010 before joining Marafiq in August 2013. Abdullah Al-Buainain is chairman of Jubail Water and Power Company (JWAP), Marafiq-Saur O&M Company (MaSa) and Saudi Japanese Acrylonitrile Company (Shrouq), and also serves on the Boards of Saudi Kayan, Petrokemya and Hadeed.