OLA Energy Kenya Limited has appointed Dr. Yousef Elhemmali as the General Manager with effect from 1st August 2022.
In addition to his role as General Manager, Dr. Yousef Elhemmali is also the East Regional Business Officer overseeing the operations of the OLA Energy affiliates of Eritrea, Ethiopia, Sudan and Uganda.
Dr. Yousef has spent over 30 years in management roles in the oil industry in various parts of Africa. He started his career at Zawiya Oil Refinery in Libya before joining Libya Oil, now OLA Energy, as the Deputy General Manager of Tunis.
He has held the positions of General manager in OLA Energy Tunis, OLA Energy Morocco, and most recently, OLA Energy Sudan Limited.
Dr. Yousef Elhemmali holds a Doctorate in Business Administration from Ecole Supérieure Robert de Sorbon in France, a Master’s degree in Mechanical Applications Oils on Internal Combustion Engines from the Petroleum Institute of France, and a Higher Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from the Higher Institute of Industrial Technology in Tripoli, Libya.