Hot on the heels of announcing a capital increase and re-branding programme, Gulf Cryo has declared the nomination of a new Chief Operating Officer (COO) in the form of Naji Skaf, as of 1st September 2008.

Skaf has evolved throughout his career in the industrial gas industry, starting off at Air Liquide in various positions in Houston, Paris, and Cairo.

Furthermore, he became a General Manager of Arabian Industrial Gases (subsidiary of Gulf Cryo) based in Dubai, in 2004.

“I am looking forward to leading the efforts of translating our clear cut vision, strategy, and entrepreneurial legacy into more success,” commented Skaf.

“An enhanced corporate structure will be put in place in the coming months to enable us to build on our track record of achievements throughout our 55-year history and further excel in providing premium products and benchmark services.”

Credited with leading the aggressive top line growth of operations in the UAE while improving bottom line results, Skaf concluded, “We aim to progress in our role as the pioneering and leading industrial gases manufacturer and distributor in the Middle East region.$quot;