SOCAR names new head of light-end oil trading
Baku. SOCAR Trading, the Geneva-based subsidiary of Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR, has hired Kevin Hazell as head of its light-end oil trading desk, Reuters reported citing a source familiar with the matter.
Hazell began his new job in London last week, the source said.
He previously served as CEO of Reliance Global Energy Services, a subsidiary of India’s Reliance Industries Ltd.
Prior to that he worked at Gazprom and BP, reports Tass.
SOCAR is the sole producer of petroleum products in Azerbaijan. The company also has filling stations in Azerbaijan, Georgia, Ukraine and Switzerland.