BG Group appointed Khaled Kacem as president of BG Egypt. He has worked for 23 years in the upstream and downstream oil and gas sectors in Tunisia, Egypt, and the UK. He joined the company in 1998 and has held a number of technical, engineering, operations, and management roles. Previously, he served as general manager and managing director of Rashpetco, a joint venture between BG Egypt, Petronas, and Edison. Kacem holds a degree in management from the Chartered Management Institute and a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from the National Engineering School of Monastir in Tunisia.