Deputy Minister, Ministry of Oil
Federal Government of Iraq
In this role as the DG of the SOC -Mr. Jaffar is responsible for the running of the SOC in all its activities and the export side, the production of gas and delivery to the South Gas company, coordination of the activities with the drilling company, supporting all the engineering activities and the oil service activities. He held several posts prior to this post; among these responsibilities he was the Engineer responsible for Iraq’s pipelines, the Zubair site, the Iraqi pipeline through Saudi Arabia, Deputy Director of operations. H.E. has attended a number of training courses and a number of Summits and Conferences, these include – Technology of drilling in Oil and Gas , Gas Field Treatment, Negotiations Skills, and Conferences include the OPEC meetings in addition to Iraq’s License round workshops.