Salem Bafaraj


Salem Bafaraj is the Vice President, In-Country Value & Market Development at Commercial & In-Country Value Directorate in ADNOC with responsibility for Leading the Market development and Execution of In-Country Value (ICV) Strategy in ADNOC.

With over 18 years of experience in Oil & Gas industry, Salem started his career journey in ADNOC Drilling Company. Over the years, he has held multifaceted responsibilities in the area of supply chain strategic planning, stakeholders management, budgeting and financial planning, engineering, Information Technology, projects management, and transformation programs. He particularly focused in driving efficiency, improving business excellence & agility thus making it fit for future.

Salem is a holder of Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from UAE University, as well as a degree in Master of Business Administration from Abu Dhabi University with Distinction. He also holds credited certifications in supply chain and Information technology.