“E3’s ethos has always been about integrity, innovation, and excellence."
“E3’s ethos has always been about
integrity, innovation, and excellence."
FOUNDER AND MANAGING DIRECTOR
Siby is the Founder and Managing Director of E3 Energy Group. He holds an EMBA (Executive Master of Business Administration) from Ashridge, which has helped shape his business acumen and leadership skills.
Siby’s career in the energy industry began at British Petroleum Middle East, where he gained valuable experience and expertise. He reached a significant milestone in his career at BP when he became the Trading Manager for the Middle East region. In this role, he oversaw the Middle Distillates and Fuel Oil books.
Despite his successful career at BP, Siby recognized his entrepreneurial drive and seized the opportunity to start E3 Energy DMCC in 2008. Utilizing his vast trading network, industry relationships, and expertise gained at BP, Siby laid the foundation for E3 Energy Group and nurtured its growth over the years.
Siby’s commitment to excellence and his keen industry insights, fostered during his early professional career, have played a pivotal role in the success of E3 Energy Group. The company’s steady growth and impeccable reputation for integrity can be attributed to Siby’s personal values, which he carried over from his time at BP. Under Siby’s leadership, E3 Energy Group has gained recognition from major energy suppliers, customers, and large financial institutions. This recognition has opened doors for the company, further solidifying its position in the energy market.
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Ishwar is a seasoned executive and is currently serving as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of E3 Energy Group since July 2022. With a background as a Chartered Accountant and Company Secretary, he brings to the table an exceptional blend of financial expertise and strategic acumen that has played a pivotal role in propelling the company to new heights.
Before taking on the role of CEO, Ishwar spearheaded the finance and banking operations at E3 Energy, where his profound understanding of financial intricacies and his innovative approach contributed significantly to the company’s growth and success. His ability to navigate complex financial landscapes and identify strategic opportunities has been instrumental in driving E3 Energy Group’s expansion and market dominance.
Prior to joining E3 Energy, Ishwar worked as a Business Development and Financial Controller of Trafigura India Private Limited. Over the course of his remarkable fifteen-year career, Ishwar has honed his skills in diverse sectors and has become renowned for his specialization in the area of trade and finance.
As CEO, Ishwar continues to lead with a strategic vision that fosters innovation, growth, and sustainable practices.
Tim is an experienced non-executive director with a strong background in the energy industry. He joined E3 in March 2022, bringing with him a wealth of knowledge in governance and strategic decision-making. With a career spanning 27 years at British Petroleum, Tim gained extensive expertise in marketing, trading, supply, and logistics.
During his tenure at BP, Tim held various positions of increasing responsibility. In 2008, he assumed the role of overseeing BP’s global trading and supply business, which further enhanced his understanding of the complexities and dynamics of the energy market. This experience equipped him with valuable insights into risk management, board processes, and remuneration strategies.
Following his departure from BP in 2011, Tim took on the role of CEO at Litasco. During his nearly seven-year tenure, he implemented crucial changes such as establishing a Risk Committee, introducing new board processes, and designing and implementing a new remuneration strategy. In 2019, he transitioned to the position of CEO at Mabanaft in Hamburg. He left Mabanaft in June 2020 to focus on building a non-executive portfolio.
Tim’s energy trading experience and executive leadership background bring a distinctive outlook as a non-executive director at E3. His expertise in governance, risk management, and strategic decision-making fosters good governance and stakeholder trust. His proven ability to drive profitability and implement effective processes will support E3’s growth.
Naresh Nayyar joined E3 Energy as a Non-Executive Director from January 1, 2024 and brings over 42 years of transformative leadership in the global Energy sector. Renowned for steering multi-billion-dollar projects and orchestrating turnarounds, Naresh is a seasoned expert in oil and gas market development.
A Chartered Accountant and an alumnus of the prestigious Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, Naresh’s industry prowess is augmented by specialized education, including the Advanced Financial Management program in Oil and Gas from the University of Texas, Dallas, USA.
Naresh’s illustrious career includes pivotal roles as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Essar Oil Limited, India’s second-largest private oil company, and Chief Executive Officer of Essar Energy Plc UK, a FTSE 100 energy company. Leading Essar Oil UK Limited, UK, as Chief Executive Officer and Executive Chairman, Naresh played a crucial role in a prominent oil refining and marketing company. His strategic insights and leadership acumen were instrumental in various capacities, including Director (Planning & Business Development) at Indian Oil Corporation Limited, Chief Executive Officer of ONGC Mittal Energy Ltd, UK, and Non-Independent Director roles at notable energy companies globally.
Naresh’s indelible mark on the industry solidifies his reputation as a visionary leader and strategic architect, contributing significantly to the global energy landscape.
Said Abdullatif Alhadrami assumed the role of Non-Executive Director at E3 Energy on January 1, 2024, bringing over 36 years of profound expertise in senior leadership and board positions in the Oil and Gas sector. Notably, his distinguished career at the Saudi Arabian Oil Company (ARAMCO) from 1990 to 2021 showcased his strategic prowess.
Serving as President and CEO of Aramco Total Refining and Chemical Company, President and CEO of Aramco Trading Company, and later as Vice President of International Operations and Retail and Lubricants business, Said played a pivotal role in expanding ARAMCO’s global footprint. His legacy includes orchestrating multi-billion-dollar investments across North America, China, Malaysia, India, Indonesia, Korea, and Japan.
At the heart of his accomplishments lies the negotiation and closure of significant investments within refining and retail, amplifying downstream portfolios. His visionary leadership led to the establishment of a specialized company trading over 3 million barrels daily, elevating downstream margins and overall company profitability. Said’s strategic influence extended to government-to-government negotiations under the Council of Economic and Development Affairs of Saudi Arabia, establishing the Saudi Centre of International Strategic Partnerships.
With a proven track record in commercial acumen, entrepreneurship, leadership, strategic thinking, and global relationships, Said is poised to make substantial contributions to the E3 Energy board.