Since 2015, Zahra Sufi has held the position of Managing Director and Co-Founder, of the East African Business Review ((www.eabjournal.com). EAB is a quarterly online and print publication that comprehensively reviews and analyses the economic and business sectors of East Africa. This is currently the only pre-eminent business related news provider of Somalia
Prior to this role, Zahra held a series of leadership positions where she was responsible for a wide range of global energy projects.
With 11 years industry experience across energy sectors, Zahra has been responsible for leading multiple, successful and highly complex multidisciplinary projects across the oil & gas, renewable energy and power generation sectors while working within oil & gas E&P (Statoil and Schlumberger), reinsurance and risk engineering (Hanover Re and EP Energies).
Zahra’s background is in Chemical Engineering and she is willing to mentor anyone who wants to pursue an engineering career within the oil and gas sector these include Process, Petroleum, Environmental, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering.
Zahra can also support students looking for work experience in research, editorial and writing by becoming a valuable contributor to the EAB publication. The EAB review publication provides dedicated business and economic opportunities, challenges and gains through succinct reporting and analysis.