|Nguyễn Quỳnh Lâm, the new general director of Vietsovpetro. — Photo baodautu.vn|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI — Việt Nam-Russia oil and gas exploration joint venture (Vietsovpetro) has appointed Nguyễn Quỳnh Lâm as the new general director of the company.
Lâm has replaced Từ Thành Nghĩa, who had resigned from the post to receive the mission at the Việt Nam National Oil and Gas Group (PVN) Representative Office in the South.
Before his appointment, Lâm served as deputy general director of Vietsovpetro.
The Party Committee of PVN also announced the decision to appoint Lâm to join the Executive Committee, Standing Committee of the Party Committee and hold the position of deputy secretary of Vietsovpetro Party Committee term 2015-20.
Lâm was born on March 30, 1966. He has a PhD in petroleum geology and served as the deputy general director of PVN from June 30, 2016.
Prior to that, he was director of PetroVietnam Exploration Production Corporation, general director of Biển Đông Petroleum Operating Company and Phú Quốc Petroleum Operating Company. — VNS