Qatargas Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Khalid Bin Khalifa Al-Thani has been presented with the coveted title ‘European Gas Conference - Executive of the Year’ during an awards ceremony at the 2012 European Gas Conference.

The Award is in recognition of an individual who, through his dedication to the European gas industry, has been pivotal in driving the industry forward.

In response to the award Qatargas CEO, Khalid Bin Khalifa Al-Thani said:
“I am very pleased and honoured in having received this Award on behalf of Qatargas, which today, under the guidance of His Excellency Dr. Mohammed Bin Saleh Al Sada, Minister of Energy & Industry and Chairman of Qatargas, is the largest LNG producing company in the world.” 

He added, “For Qatargas, Europe remains one of our key LNG markets and over the last few years LNG supplies from Qatar has helped the diversity and security of Europe’s energy supplies. The State of Qatar has invested heavily in Europe’s LNG sector, which has helped to create flexibility and capacity in the European gas market. At Qatargas we are committed to providing needed LNG solutions and we would like to see Qatari LNG remain a part of Europe’s global LNG mix for the foreseeable future.”