Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh issued a decree on Wednesday appointing Alireza Sadiqabadi as his deputy in oil products refining and distribution affairs.
Holder of the post will also serve as managing director of the National Iranian Oil Products Distribution and Refining Company as well.
Sadiqabadi, 37, replaced Abbas Kazemi who held the post for 4 years.
Previously, Sadiqabadi was the managing director of Siraf Refineries Infrastructure Company.
Siraf Refining Park is a major gas condensate refinery project with the production capacity of 480,000 b/d of the item.