Dubai, January 21th, 2020
Yesterday, the Spanish Business Council in collaboration with our member CEPSA organized a seminar in ‘The Origin of Oil’ at The Ritz Carlton, Grand Canal, Abu Dhabi.
The Seminar started with a welcome speech by Ramón Areitio, General Manager at Cepsa Middle East and SBC Vice-Chairman. Followed by Ruth Andres, Senior Petrophysicist at Cepsa, that present from a technical point of view, all the processes and elements necessary to understand where the oil comes from, where it can be found and what are the techniques for its evaluation and extraction.
The session ended with a Q&A where the participants raised very interesting questions. Among the 76 attendees were numerous members of the ‘Awareness’ program developed by Técnicas Reunidas in the UAE, with the aim of promoting the learning and local employment. We had also the pleasure to have the presence of Guillermo Coberlo, SBC Chairman and Regional CEO of Técnicas Reunidas.
CEPSA is an integrated energy group operating at every stage of the oil value chain, with more than 10,000 employees worldwide. It is engaged in petroleum and natural gas exploration and production activities; refining, transport and sale of crude oil derivatives; petrochemicals, gas and electricity. Cepsa is Spain’s fourth largest industrial group in terms of turnover, and has been in the market for more than 80 years.