Minister of Oil and Minister of State for National Assembly Affairs

Ali Saleh Al-Omair was born in 1958.

BSc, Chemistry, Kuwait University, Kuwait, 1982

MSc, Analytical Chemistry, University of Kent, UK, 1986

PhD , Analytical Chemistry, University of Kent, UK, 1990

Faculty Member at Al-Ain University, UAE, 1990–91

Seconded Lecturer at Kuwait University, 1992–93

Seconded Lecturer at the Public Authority for Applied Education and Training

(PAAET), Kuwait, 1994–96

Director of Laboratories at the Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research, 1996–2006

Member of the Kuwait National Assembly (KNA), 2006–14

Minister of Oil and Chairman of Kuwait Petroleum Corporation, January 2014

Minister of State for the National Assembly, State of Kuwait, January 2014

Minister of Oil, January 2014 to date