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Amani Al-Azzam - Secretary General - Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, Jordan

Amani Al-Azzam


Secretary General
Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, Jordan

I had graduated from Jordan University science and Technology (Irbid-Jordan) as an Electrical Power Engineer in 1989. In 1990 I joined National electric Power Company in Jordan as a Planning Engineer. In 2002 I had held a position of Technical studies section head, and in 2004 I became a manager for the Technical studies Department. In year 2006 I have held a position of Managing Director Assistant for Planning Affairs, and nominated as a Secretary General for EIJLLPST Project (Eight Interconnection project which aims to connect Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Palestine, Syria and Turkey), In 2010 I became a Managing Director Assistant for Operation and Planning Affairs. In May 2016 I was appointed as a Secretary General for Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources.

During My career I have focused mainly on generation expansion studies, IPP’s Projects and Electrical Interconnection Projects. Nowadays I am deeply involved in the Renewable Energy projects, Gas projects, Oil Shale Retorting projects and oil exploration.

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