Selaiman Azizi, an accomplished leader with extensive experience in the fuel and energy sector, has been appointed as the driving force behind the organization, assuming ultimate responsibility for all its affairs. Mr. Azizi’s impressive track record includes successful acquisitions and substantial increases in sustained profitability and acquisition activity.
Having amassed numerous years of experience within the fuel and energy sector, coupled with a strong background in working with other commodities, Mr. Azizi brings invaluable expertise to his new role. His leadership played a pivotal role in the triumphant acquisition of Azizi Petroleum, World Fuel Group, and Azizi & Partners, solidifying his reputation as a visionary and astute business strategist.
With unwavering enthusiasm, Mr. Azizi looks forward to fostering the development of the organization’s brands and making significant contributions to the continued success of all group companies. His passion for growth extends beyond the current venture, as he also holds the position of President in multiple companies within the Finance, Food & Beverage, and Tobacco industries. His breadth of experience ensures that each endeavor receives the expertise required to achieve continuous success.
Mr. Azizi’s journey to his current position has been marked by his determination and international background. Originally from Afghanistan, he relocated to Germany in 1989 and later made Dubai his home in 2008. This diverse cultural exposure has enriched his global perspective and informed his strategic decision-making.
Education has been a cornerstone of Mr. Azizi’s professional development. He completed his Middle School education in Germany from 1995 to 2001, followed by High School from 2001 to 2004. His thirst for knowledge led him to pursue Business and Administration studies from 2004 to 2007, further honing his skills and expertise.
Throughout his career, Mr. Azizi has held pivotal roles in esteemed organizations worldwide. He served as NeXo CHAKFA GMBH in Germany from 2007 to 2009 and continued his professional journey as part of SF Financial in San Francisco, California from 2009 to 2012. His contributions earned him the position of President and Board Member at World Fuel Group from 2012 to 2022 (www.worldfuelgroup.com). Furthermore, he assumed the role of CEO at Azizi & Partners from 2018 to 2022 (www.azizipartners.com ) and Vice President & Business Developer at PAYIZA from 2019 to 2022 (www.payizadlt.com).
As Selaiman Azizi embarks on this new chapter, his wealth of experience, strategic acumen, and unwavering dedication to success position him as an exceptional leader, poised to drive the organization forward and realize its full potential. Under his visionary leadership, the organization is poised to achieve new heights of prosperity and contribute significantly to the industries it serves.