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Abu Dhabi, UAESunday 18 November 2018

Chairman of Saudi Aramco Khalid Al Falih attends college football game at Texas A&M University

Saudi Arabia energy minister joins fellow Texas A&M alumni Rick Perry on the field at Kyle Field ahead of defeat to Crimson Tigers
Khalid Al Falih, chairman of Saudi Aramco, the world’s biggest oil producing company, obtained a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Texas A&M University in 1982. Reuters

Khalid Al Falih, the Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources for Saudi Arabia, joined the US Secretary of Energy and former governor of Texas Rick Perry at a college football game on Saturday.

"It was great to join a few world energy leaders and fellow Aggies, @Khalid_AlFalih and Darren Woods, on Kyle Field for the @TAMU football game tonight," Mr Perry wrote on Twitter during the match between Texas A&M University and Clemson Tigers. Clemson won the match 28-26.

Mr Al Falih, chairman of Saudi Aramco, the world’s biggest oil producing company, obtained a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Texas A&M in 1982 and in 1991 completed an MBA at the King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals.

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