Dr. Peter Bartlett is the Chief Executive Officer of Bahrain Petroleum Company (Bapco).
Dr. Bartlett has wide experience over 30 years of working in various companies on senior management positions within the international oil & gas industry. His experience includes responsibility in upstream, marketing, supply, trading and other downstream businesses, including refining and petrochemical project development.

Dr Bartlett started his career in the US and later in the other parts of the world. He worked with Chevron for 14 years before joining Bapco.

Following his appointment, Dr Barlett met His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister at Gudaibiya Palace along with Finance Minister His Excellency Shaikh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa.

His Royal Highness discussed the significance of the oil sector to Bahrain’s economy. He stressed the importance of its continued development, including strategies that will help increase oil production. His Royal Highness added that developing the oil industry sector supports other large-scale projects and has a positive knock-on effect on the wider economy.

His Royal Highness also gave recognition to the Bahraini staff working in the oil industry sector, in particular the management personnel at BAPCO.

His Royal Highness concluded by wishing Dr. Bartlett long success in his new role.


Bahrain Petroleum Company B.S.C. (Bapco)


Chief Executive Officer