Yasser Bin Sabir is currently the Head of Integrated Business Planning (IBP) working for ARLANXEO. ARLANXEO was established in April 2016 as a joint venture of LANXESS - a world-leading specialty chemicals company based in Cologne, Germany - and Saudi Aramco - a major global energy and chemicals enterprise headquartered in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. Yasser holds a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering and an MBA in International Business. After spending the first 2 years of his career in the corporate management cadre of Reliance Industries, he was picked by Bayer to lead its regional sales team for Middle-east and Africa. He moved on to progressively higher and global responsibilities in Marketing, Product Management, Strategy and S&OP/IBP in Lanxess/Arlanxeo. He has been a trend setter and thought leader in the area of S&OP and Business Planning and has led global implementations of S&OP in different Business Units of Lanxesso. He has a proven track record in achieving business transformation and in implementing processes and structures. Based in Europe for more than a decade, Yasser also has extensive experience in working across regions/cultures in locations such as India, Dubai and Saudi Arabia. Headquartered in Maastricht, Netherlands, the company’s core business is the development, manufacturing and marketing of synthetic high-performance rubber for use in the automotive and tire industries, the construction industry, and the oil and gas industries.