Qatar Petroleum has proven its resilience, posting record figures despite the ongoing embargo. In an exclusive 5 December interview with MEES, CEO Saad Sherida al-Kaabi unveiled his plan to transform the company, fusing a major overseas expansion onto its LNG dominance. Can his vision succeed?

“Qatar Petroleum; in 10 years from now you will not recognize it,” CEO Saad Sherida al-Kaabi tells MEES (see p14 for transcript), in a remarkably bold gambit from the oil and gas chief of...