Sergei M. Petrov General Director, Gazprom Neft Middle East Показать биографию Born 1969, Sverdlovsk. Sergei Petrov graduated from Tyumen State Oil and Gas University in 2001 with a degree in the Development and Operation of Oil and Gas Fields, gaining a further degree in Economics and Management at Power Enterprises from Moscow State Open University in 2006. He gained his MBA in International Business Management in the Oil and Gas Industry from Moscow State University of International Relations (MGIMO University) in 2009. From 1987 to 2008 he worked at JSC Yuganskneftegaz, pursuing a career path to senior management from his initial employment as an oil and gas production operative. In 2008 he joined JSC Samaraneftegaz, assuming the position of Deputy CEO/Chief Engineer, before becoming CEO in 2011. Since 2013 he has been working within the Gazprom Neft Group of Companies, becoming Technical Director, Gazprom Neft Middle East, in 2015, and General Director in 2016.