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The multinational corporation - BP will strengthen processing

the New vice-president on a segment downstream Alfredo Barrios

the multinational corporation is appointed - BP has named the new vice-president on processing and trade. The native from BP Alfredo Barrios who have worked on supervising posts in the British company more of twenty years became them. The problem new a top - the manager - to supervise large investment projects in processing sphere, experts consider.

the Executive vice-president of the multinational corporation - BP on processing and trade appoints Alfredo Barrios who have replaced on this post of Dide Bodranda, is told in the company message. The leaving of Dide Bodrand has declared in June of last year: as he said, the purpose of its transition in the multinational corporation - BP was training of the Russian managers and the problem it considered executed.

Alfredo Barrios before arrival to the multinational corporation - BP within five years headed division BP in Spain and Portugal where supervised over formation and development of a control system by a chain of cost of kinds of fuel, realising large investment projects in oil refining sphere. Before the top - the manager was head BP Bitumen, and also worked in divisions of marketing B2B, retails, purchases, logistics. “ it is assured that Alfredo`s extensive experience and its skills of a management will help it to lift activity business - directions “ Processing and trade “ the multinational corporation - BP on new level of strategic development “ - the chief executive Russian - the British ­ company Herman Han has told­.

In October of last year BP and consortium AAR have agreed about new structure a top - multinational corporation management - BP which assumes presence of the main thing executive, main financial and four chief executives. Thus for key lines of activity - investigation and extraction, processing and sale - chief executives from BP should answer. Former head ExxonMobil Qatar Alexander Dodds earlier has been appointed To a post of the first. The name of the candidate on a post of the vice-president on processing and trade has been at that point in time co-ordinated, but not disclosed.

Alfredo Barriosa`s Appointment to a post of the vice-president it is no wonder: along with “ Rosneft ­“ and “ Surgutneftegaz “ the multinational corporation - BP is necessary serious work in modernisation of the NPZ, and from this year the company should increase considerably investments in processing, analyst BKS Andrey Polischuk marks. “ therefore the person who can check high investments " is necessary to the company; - it explains.

However, the main personnel problem of the multinational corporation - BP is not solved yet - by the end of next year the nominee on a post of the head of the company should be found. Till 2013 under arrangement BP and AAR on a post of the main chief executive there will be a co-owner of the company Michael Friedman, but after this term it will be replaced by the person offered BP, it was marked in October in the joint message of shareholders. Earlier applying for a post of the head of the company zampredpravlenija the multinational corporation - BP Maxim Barsky and has not waited the appointment and has left the company since November, 1st of last year.