Samir Brikho

Samir Brikho
  • Chief Executive Officer, Amec Foster Wheeler Plc, United Kingdom

Degree in Engineering; MSc in Thermal Technology, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm; 1991, YMP Programme, INSEAD; 2000, Senior Executive Programme, Stanford. 1983, with ABB: led sales in a range of world markets for 10 years; Member, Group Executive Committee, Switzerland; Head, Power Systems Division, and Chairman, ABB Lummus Global; 1995, Senior Vice-President and Managing Director, ABB Kraftwerke; 1999, CEO, ABB Alstom Kraftwerke in Germany; 2000, Head of International Operations, Alstom Power; 2003, CEO and Chairman of ABB Lummus; 2005, Member of the Group Executive Committee, ABB, Head of the Power Systems Division, ABB Lummus Global. Advisory Board Member, Stena. Board Member, SEB. Director, UK-Japan 21st Century Group. UK Business Ambassador since 2010. Chair of the UAE-UK Business Council and UK-Korea CEO Forum. 2009, Chair, Engineering and Construction Board, World Economic Forum; 2008-10, Chair, UK Energy Excellence; 2011, Chair, Offshore Europe.