August Al-Uqdah


August, a Partner and Co-Founder of Veritas, has a proven track record leading global teams through the implementation of complex and large-scale solutions in the energy industry. He has extensive experience within upstream, downstream, and energy trading organizations. His experience is underpinned by a tremendous work ethic, strong sense of accountability, and an ability to quickly integrate into any project environment. He has delivered solutions encompassing gas, power, NGL and crude risk management, business process redesign and, organizational design. He has helped several organizations develop multi-year strategies that align commercial strategies with systems capabilities. His broad technical skill-set includes IT visioning and strategy, software selection, package implementation, custom development, infrastructure and application support.

Prior to Veritas, August was a director with a niche ETRM consultancy, where he was ETRM program manager for a global integrated natural gas and LNG marketing organization. Previously he was an IT manager at BP and consulting manager at Accenture.

August earned his biological engineering degree from Cornell University.