Abdalla Salem El-Badri Net Worth

Abdalla Salem El-Badri was born on May 25, 1940 in Libya. Coordinates petroleum policies of 12-member oil cartel. Members own more than 1 trillion barrels of world's proved oil reserves. With oil prices rising above $80 a barrel, that's nothing to sneeze at. Members often defer to Saudi oil minister, but Secretary General not afraid to join the political fray; issued not-so-subtle warning to West to think twice before a military strike on Iran. El-Badri: "The [oil] prices would go unlimited."

Age, Biography and Wiki

Birth Day May 25, 1940
Birth Place Libya
Birth Sign Gemini
Preceded by Subroto
Succeeded by Rilwanu Lukman
Alma mater Florida Southern College

💰 Net worth: Under Review



Abdalla El-Badri was born in Ghemines, Libya, and began his oil industry career in 1965 with Esso. He graduated cum laude from Florida Southern College in 1975 with a B.S. in accounting. He served as the Libyan Minister for Oil from 1990, the post being expanded to cover electricity in 1993. In 2000, he moved to become Under-Secretary for Services, then in 2002 he became Deputy Prime Minister. From 2002 to 2004, he served as Minister for Management.


OPEC selected Nigeria's Mohammed Barkindo to succeed el-Badri as Secretary General, effective 1 August 2016. One of their predecessors was Omar el-Badri who held the position in 1970, although OPEC does not disclose any relation between its two Libyan Secretaries General with the same family name.