0 HTTP/1.1 200 OK Cache-Control: no-cache, must-revalidate, max-age=0 Cache-control: no-cache="set-cookie" Content-Type: text/html; charset=UTF-8 Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2019 03:38:36 GMT Expires: Wed, 11 Jan 1984 05:00:00 GMT Link: ; rel="https://api.w.org/" Referrer-Policy: no-referrer-when-downgrade Server: nginx Set-Cookie: AWSELB=E3010D550C18E176D14FEF56037915B087803DA954A62EDB2C4358DE90029803E1E506DFE7CCCF6998509F7EE08EB3C9FFF87DE0385EFDF85C275856C72650C403AA08B69C;PATH=/;MAX-AGE=30 X-Content-Type-Options: nosniff X-Frame-Options: SAMEORIGIN X-TEC-API-ORIGIN: https://www.icis.com/explore X-TEC-API-ROOT: https://www.icis.com/explore/wp-json/tribe/events/v1/ X-TEC-API-VERSION: v1 X-XSS-Protection: 1; mode=block transfer-encoding: chunked Connection: keep-alive 3627 Aramco appoints head of Saudi Arabia's sovereign fund as chairman - ICIS Explore

Aramco appoints head of Saudi Arabia's sovereign fund as chairman

Author: Jonathan Lopez


LONDON (ICIS)--Saudi Aramco has appointed Yasir Al-Rumayyan as its new chairman as the crude oil major prepares for a stock exchange listing.

Al-Rumayyan (pictured) is also the head of Saudi Arabai's Public Investment Fund (PIF).

He succeeds Khalid al-Falih, who is Saudi Arabia's energy minister.

Aramco is the world’s top oil producing company and is mulling a partial initial public offering (IPO) by 2020-2021.

Picture source: Aramco