Brazil’s Petrobras names state banker as new CEO

FILE - In this April 8, 2009, file photo, Aldemir Bendine, president of Banco do Brasil speaks during a news conference in Brasilia, Brazil. Aldemir Bendine was named as the new CEO of the Brazilian oil firm Petrobras, according to a statement on the Petrobras website on Friday, Feb. 6, 2015. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres, File)SAO PAULO (AP) — Petrobras’ board of directors named a new chief executive on Friday, choosing the head of the nation’s Banco do Brasil to take charge of the state-run oil company following a shake-up over a massive kickback scheme.