Argex Team



Mazen Alnaimi 
Chief Executive Officer & Chairman of the Board 

Mr. Alnaimi has vast experience spanning almost 30 years in the commercialization of greenfield oil and gas, petrochemicals and steelmaking projects. He earned a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Nebraska (1977) and an M.B.A. from the University of Houston (1981). In 1989, Mr. Alnaimi started the first private-sector petrochemical facility in the Arabian Gulf, Chemanol, which he took public in 2008. In 2000, Mr. Alnaimi started the first medium-section structural steel company in the Gulf region, United Gulf Steel.

Carroll MooreC.Moore
Chief Operations Officer 

Mr. Moore obtained a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering and did graduate work in industrial engineering in addition to earning an MBA through the University of Chicago’s Executive Program. Mr. Moore has four decades of experience in petroleum, chemical and business development activities namely with ABB and UOP Inc. His expertise covers technology, construction, marketing, operations, and financing of large projects globally.

Rudy LaurentR.Laurent.4
Interim Chief Financial Officer 

Rudy Laurent has 10 years of experience as Director of Finance and Controller of two public companies with mining production, handling multi-site, multi-currency operations. Previously, he was the director of accounting services for a family business with 25 private companies led by a successful, well-known Quebec businessman. Mr. Laurent has been a member of the Québec Order of Chartered Professional Accountants since 1996 and has extensive experience in financial reporting under International Financial Reporting Standards.