Nasser Al-Shahrani is presently working as Chief Operations Officer in the GCC Interconnection Authority, and has more than 20 years experience in power system operations and planning. He received his B.Sc. in Electrical Power Engineering from King Fahad University of Petroleum and Minerals – KSA in 1996.
He has received his MBA in Business Administration from University of Bahrain-Bahrain in 2001 and he is currently doing his Doctorate program at SBS about GCC Power Market.
He is active member of Cigre. He is also member of Cigre SC C4 and member of GCC Operations Committee. He is the Technical Working Group Leader for the Arab interconnection study and the Chairman of the Interconnection Transmission Code Review Panel.
He has authored more than 20 papers in several regional and international Conferences, mostly in the field of system operations and market operations of power systems.