The new chief executive officer of the state oil company Sonatrach, Kamel Eddine Chikhi, was installed in his new position in an official ceremony in the presence of Energy Minister Mohamed Arkab.
Kamel Eddine Chikhi replaces, thus, Rachid Hachichi at the head of tehe State-run company Sonatrach. Head of State Abdelkader Bensalah, on Thursday, appointed Kamel Eddine Chikhi to head the oil company.
The latter has held several positions within the company. The new CEO of Sonatrach has also been advisor to the CEO and has held the position of executive director of the oil company.