Supply Chain and Logistics Summit, Year 2020 Dubai
11th November 2020

Annual Industry Networking and Dinner



Tariq Abdulaal

Tariq Abdulaal
Transition Manager, Procter and Gamble, UAE

Raised in Saudi Arabia, Educated at KFUPM – Dhahran majoring in Industrial Engineering and Studied Business Administration in Leicester, UK specializing in Strategic Marketing.

Long work experience in FMCG supply chain in Arabian Peninsula.
Started working in Nestle Plant before moving to Logistics @ Basamh Group in Jeddah, Saudi.

Moved then to Procter and Gamble in Dammam-Saudi Plant handling multiple supply chain roles. Took charge of Plant Distribution center exporting to 23 countries in the Africa, Middle East and Asia.

Next moved to Logistics Projects leading the movement to of P&G logistics to 3rd Party logistics in Saudi.

Then relocated back to Jeddah handling Supply and Initiative Planning part of Arabian Peninsula business team where optimizing cash & cost while delivering service level where the key measures.

Next, Relocated to Cairo to lead the transition of Arabian Peninsula planning consolidation and relocation to Cairo Planning Service Center and led the Supply Network Operations Group.

Recently, Relocated to Dubai to lead the Customer Service Goup in GCC working with P&G Distributors and key customers on optimizing supply chain and service level.


MBA, Leicester University, UK

BS Industrial Engineering, KFUPM, Saudi


Work Experience:


2003-Current: Procter and Gamble:

2014 – Current: Gulf Supply Chain Group Manager, Dubai-UAE

2013-2014: Arabian Peninsula & Pakistan Supply Network Operations Group Manager, Cairo-Egypt

2010-2013: Arabian Peninsula Supply & Initiative Planning Manager, Jeddah-KSA

2007-2010: Logistics Project Start-up Manager, Dammam-KSA

2003-2007: Plant Distribution Center Operations Manager, Dammam-KSA


1998 – 2003  Basamh Group/ Nestle:

2001-2003: 3rd party Logistics ops Manager

1999-2001: Production Operations Manager

1998-1999: Packing Manager


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