HRH Prince Abdulaziz ibn Salman named Minister of Energy

Dhahran — On Sept. 7, a Royal Decree was issued appointing His Royal Highness Prince Abdulaziz ibn Salman ibn ‘Abd Al-’Aziz Al Sa’ud as Minister of Energy for Saudi Arabia.

HRH the Minister has vast experience in the energy sector, having served as, among other roles, Minister of State for Energy Affairs, and is well known to many of Saudi Aramco’s senior management.

“On behalf of the company, I have conveyed my congratulations and best wishes to the Minister and wish him every success in his new role,” said Saudi Aramco president and CEO Amin Nasser during his weekly call to management.

Nasser also said he would like to extend the company’s sincere gratitude and appreciation to His Excellency Khalid A. Al-Falih for leading the Ministry of Energy through times of transformation.