Niklaus Meier

Chief Financial Officer

Niklaus Meier is the chief financial officer for MEGlobal International FZE, located at the company headquarters in Dubai. MEGlobal, a 50:50 joint venture between The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) and Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC) of Kuwait, is a world leader in the manufacture and marketing of merchant mono ethylene glycol and diethylene glycol, collectively known as ethylene glycol (EG).

Meier has more than 20 years of experience in leading positions in finance mainly on the international level. Prior to joining MEGlobal, Meier served since 2002 as head of group control at Ciba in Switzerland where he was responsible for accounting, consolidation, internal controls (SOX) internal and external reporting of the group. Before he gained extensive international experience from having led the group responsible for accounting and control in approximately 20 affiliate companies located in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Meier joined Ciba in 1995 and held a variety of other accounting and management positions throughout his tenure.

Meier is a Swiss citizen. He holds a Swiss Federal Diploma as an Expert in Accounting and Control and is a member of the VEB work group “Swiss Controlling Standards.”