Zarubezhneft has become the Silver Sponsor of the 6th WPC Youth Forum – Future Leaders Forum. Cooperation conditions are described in detail in the sponsorship agreement concluded between JSC Zarubezhneft and the Russian National Committee of the World Petroleum Council.

“Being one of the founders of the WPC Russian National Committee, Zarubezhneft actively participates in the work of our association, provides assistance and support in the work. The “Silver” level of sponsorship of the Future Leaders Forum, which is organised by the RNC WPC, has become another significant stage in the development of partnership between the Association and Zarubezhneft. This support is very important for us,” said Director of the RNC WPC Vlada Streletskaya, after signing the agreement.

Zarubezhneft is a vertically integrated Russian state-controlled oil company with unique experience in various regions of the world. Since 1967, the company has implemented large-scale oil and gas projects in more than 30 countries, including Algeria, Angola, Vietnam, India, Yemen, Iraq, Iran, Libya, Cuba, Syria and others.

Zarubezhneft has high professional competence and applies innovative solutions in the development of hydrocarbon deposits both offshore and onshore. Currently, the company’s activities are aimed at the development of oil-producing and refining projects in Vietnam, the Balkan Peninsula, Uzbekistan, Cuba and the Russian Federation.

The company is distinguished by operational and organisational efficiency. Environmental and industrial safety is its absolute priority. Zarubezhneft is Russia’s leader in implementation of global initiatives to reach zero injuries – “Vision Zero”. 100% of Zarubezhneft stock is in Federal ownership. The company is included in the list of strategic Russian enterprises.

The 6th Future Leaders Forum of the World Petroleum Council will be held from 23 to 28 June 2019 in St. Petersburg. It is expected that its participants will be students and young professionals of the oil and gas industry from dozens of countries. The guests of the Forum will be Russian and foreign leaders of the industry, oil and gas companies, well-known scientists and experts. The Organising Committee of the Forum is headed by Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation Alexander Novak.