Former Minister's Adviser
Ministry of Oil, Federal Government of Iraq
Dr Falah Jassim Alamri holds a PhD titled “Marine and Transporting of Oil Cargo” from the College of Law at Dundee University in Scotland. He also holds a Master’s Degree in International Cargoes Transportation Conventions from Salford University, UK. In 1977, he graduated with a B.Sc. in Economics from the University of Basrah’s College of Administration and Economics.
Previous appointments include Iraq’s Governor for Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Director General of Oil Marketing Company (SOMO), Ministry of Oil since 2006, and Director General of the Iraqi Oil Tankers Company (IOTC) from 2004 to 2006 and from 2009 to early 2015. He is a member of the National Committee at the World Trade Organization (WTO), and member of a team responsible for developing the Iraqi Gas Sector.