ENOC appoints new Chief Financial Officer

Finnish national Petri Pentti joins Dubai government-owned energy group.
By Arabian Business staff writer
Tue 04 Nov 2008 02:07 AM

Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC), the Dubai Government-owned diversified energy group, on Monday named Finnish national Petri Pentti as Group Chief Financial Officer.

Pentti has over 22 years of experience spanning the energy, aviation and metal industry sectors moves to ENOC from Neste Oil Corporation, the State of Finland majority-owned energy group.

As Chief Financial Officer, Pentti played a major role in setting up Neste Oil through an IPO and was part of the Neste Oil team that set up the world's first second generation bio-diesel refinery, ENOC said in a statement.

"We are excited to welcome him to ENOC at this crucial phase of expansion and unprecedented challenges. With his strategic leadership and best practice approach to financial management, Mr. Pentti will be set to steer ENOC through these challenges, turning them into further growth opportunities," commented Saeed Abdullah Khoory, ENOC Group Chief Executive.

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