The Executive Board of SOCAR Energy Switzerland (l. to r.): Reto Hürlimann, Jabar Salamzade, Edgar Bachmann, Ruedi Häsler, Peter Hadley
The Executive Board is made up of industry veterans, some of whom used to be senior managers at the former Esso Schweiz. The CEO of SOCAR Energy Switzerland is the Swiss national Edgar Bachmann, 46, who is also in charge of department of Commercial Fuels. Edgar Bachmann had previously worked for Shell for 23 years, most recently as General Manager of the Retail Italy division and as a member of the Shell (Switzerland) Board of Directors. The other members of the Executive Board are Ruedi Häsler (Business Services), Peter Hadley (Aviation), Reto Hürlimann (Supply & Distribution) and Jabar Salamzade (Finance).