Issam Dairanieh
Clean Technology 2008
Issam Dairanieh

Issam Dairanieh

Venturing Team
Alternative Energy Division
Beyond Petroleum

Issam Dairanieh has accountability for assessing emerging clean energy technologies. As a member of the Venturing team in BP's Alternative Energy Division, Issam focuses on green power generation options. He has recently spearheaded BP's effort to assess Concentrated Solar Thermal power generation as a new business opportunity. Issam's career at bp started in bp-Amoco Chemicals with assignments in product and application development as well as technical service. In 2006, Issam moved to the Technology Strategy team and is currently a member of the Venturing team. Issam has degrees in Chemical Engineering from Syracuse (BS) and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (MS, Ph.D.).