Stewart Highett is a senior energy sector professional with over 30 years of experience in the upstream and downstream oil and gas industries – both onshore and offshore. He is currently Commercial Director at Emirates Electrical & Instrumentation Company LLC, part of Juman Energy Group. Prior to this Stewart was the Senior Vice President for Aker Solutions, based in Abu Dhabi.
Originating from a delivery role within electrical and instrumentation engineering in UK on shore refineries, and subsequently engaged at Shell Offshore North Sea installations, Stewart has gone on to develop a career in International Marketing and Business Development focused on projects, mainly in the Middle East, Europe, Africa and the Americas.
Stewart has conducted many small and large global contractual and commercial negotiations, and supported the coordination of resources for new projects. Focused on safety, cost and schedule, in line with company and client’s goals, Stewart typically supports a project in a mentoring role for key individuals within the project team, to ensure success.