Saad T. Hasan

Saad Hasan is the CEO of the Qaiwan Group of Companies since its establishment in 1992, one of the Kurdistan Region’s leading companies. He has over 25 years of experience, Saad has been able to, in a short period of time, increase revenue and turnover by expanding market share and investing in new strategic projects in various sectors. He has proven successful in growing the bottom line while spearheading operational improvements to drive productivity and reduce costs.

With a background in Business Administration and a degree from the American University of Sulaimani, Iraq, Saad has successfully established the Qaiwan Group as one of the most active and influential oil and gas companies in the Kurdistan region and has established key relationships with major international oil companies in the Middle East, Europe and Asia.

Hasan has overseen the group’s portfolio expansion into refining, energy trading, power generation, real estate construction and development, and hospitality while ensuring the Qaiwan Group’s signature projects are executed to the highest possible standards.

Has identified and actioned strategic long-term commitments in sectors and projects that deliver sustainable commercial returns and adds social value. Hasan lives with his family in Sulaimani, Iraq.