Head “ Zarubezhnefti “ N.Brunichaccording to materials " is appointed; Zarubezhnefti “ appointment is made by the order of Federal agency on management of federal property from December, 4th 2007ã. “ About decisions of extraordinary general meeting of shareholders of open joint-stock company “ Zarubezhneft “.
Till this time of a duty of head “ Zarubezhnefti “ (since October, 15th of this year) The first deputy of the general director of the company Michael Arustamov executed. Nikolay Tokarev heading earlier “ Zarubezhneft “ has been selected by president AK “ Transneft “.
On a post of the head “ Transneft “ it has replaced Simeon Weinstock who has headed under the offer of the president of the Russian Federation State corporation on preparation for the Olympic Games - 2014.
Open Society “ Zarubezhneft “ more than 40 years are engaged in working out of oil deposits abroad. The basic project of the company - Russian - the Vietnamese joint venture “ Vetsovpetro “ created on an equal footing with the Vietnamese oil and gas company PetroVietnam. The joint venture extracts oil on a shelf of Southern Vietnam and provides annual receipts in the budget of Russia more than 500 million dollars
Besides, during board in Iraq Saddam Hussein the company has received 3,25 - a percentage share in Russian - the Iraq consortium on deposit working out Western Kurna. The Russian partners “ Zarubezhnefti “ under this project - LUKOIL (68,5 %), “ Mashinoimport “ (3,25 %), a share of Iraq - 25 %.
However after power change in Iraq the new government of the country has declared cancellation of all former contracts. The further destiny of the project is not defined yet.