ExxonMobil is the world’s largest publicly traded international oil and gas company. We hold an industry-leading inventory of global oil and gas resources. We are the world’s largest refiner and marketer of petroleum products, and our chemical company ranks among the world’s largest. ExxonMobil operates facilities or markets products in most of the world’s countries and explores for oil and natural gas on six continents.
In Qatar, ExxonMobil has partnered with Qatar Petroleum to develop the North Field, the world’s largest non-associated natural gas field. Through Qatargas joint venture, we have participated in 12 of the 14 LNG trains, 27 of the world’s largest LNG ships, three receiving terminals in Europe and the United States, and Qatar’s largest condensate refinery. Additionally, ExxonMobil is the only foreign participant in two domestic gas projects – Al Khaleej Gas and Barzan Gas.
ExxonMobil Research Qatar (EMRQ) opened at Qatar Science and Technology Park in 2009 to conduct research in areas of common interest to the State of Qatar and ExxonMobil. Scientists and researchers at EMRQ continue to advance projects in environmental management, water reuse, LNG safety and coastal geology.
ExxonMobil is proud to contribute to the Qatar National Vision 2030 –the country’s roadmap to continued advancement for the next 15 years—by driving human development, contributing to its thriving society, and supporting responsible and sustainable development
Alistair G. Routledge | President and General Manager
Alistair Routledge was appointed President and General Manager of ExxonMobil Qatar Limited in January 2015. He is responsible for leading the interface of all ExxonMobil-affiliated activities in Qatar in partnership with Qatar Petroleum as well as joint ventures between Qatar Petroleum International and ExxonMobil abroad. ExxonMobil is working to realize the full potential of Qatar’s energy industry.
Alistair received his BEng degree in Mechanical Engineering from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh in 1990. Alistair received an MBA degree from Strathclyde Graduate Business School, Glasgow in 1995.
In addition to his business responsibilities Alistair is a member of the Board of Trustees at the American School of Doha, having previously served on the Board of Directors for nearly three years.
Alistair serves on the Board of Directors of INJAZ-Qatar created to inspire a culture of entrepreneurship and innovation among Qatari youth, is on the Board of Directors for Teach for Qatar, and is a Board Member of the Qatar Chapter of the American Chamber of Commerce, the world’s largest business federation.