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Senior appointment at Zhaikmunai

Manx-registered oil and gas company Zhaikmunai has appointed a new chief operating officer.

Heinz Wendel will replace Eckhard Verseck, who is retiring.

Zhaikmunai produces oil and gas through its facilities in north-western Kazakhstan.

Mr Wendel has more than 30 years experience in the field in Germany, Poland, Russia and Kazakhstan.

The firm says Mr Verseck will continue to provide consultancy services.

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