Hanaey had graduated in 1985 and has 30 years experience in offshore and land oil fields. He worked with GUPCO/AMOCO, ZADCO, SHELL and is currently working with PDO. His interest in perforation started with GUPCO, performing more than 120 perforation jobs. He designed one of the early extreme over balance jobs using nitrified acid in 1996. His reseat in the Flowing Under Balance has been documented by SPE paper and IPS presentation. Hanaey is one of the steering committee members in API RP-67, OTC, IPF and Co chair in section I of API RP -19B and MENAPS. He is part of Shell Global Perforating team and Subject Matter Expert