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Never before has an industrial sector been affected by a regulatory requirement that dramatically shifts the petroleum sector’s entire supply chain.

The IMO MARPOL Annex VI is the biggest change and greatest uncertainty that will create vast business opportunities and tremendous exposures for refiners, blenders, terminal operators and ship owners/operators. Forward thinking refiners are in a unique position to capitalize on the market shift as the compliance date of January 1, 2020 approaches. Come learn how to navigate the future bunker fuel spec changes as well as: 

  • Evaluate how blending the lower sulfur fuel may be achieved
  • Gain an understanding as to its implications for the light/heavy spreads that are sure to widen
  • Understand when will this impact begin and how wide and long will the price spreads be impacted
  • Analyze what crude run selection and flexibility are available to refiners and how will they be incentivized
  • Discuss where will the high sulfur resid go that will no longer meet the sulfur specification as a bunker fuel
  • Assess if ship owners will make investments in exhaust stack scrubbers to help alleviate the fuel dislocation

Register today for the Argus Marpol Strategy Summit to join industry experts and other market participants facing these critical issues related to this unprecedented, quickly approaching market disruptor. Join 200 industry colleagues and take advantage of 8+ hours of scheduled networking activities.

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2018 Confirmed Speaker Faculty:

  • Jason Breslaw, Marpol Lead for 0.5% Marine Fuels Development, BP Products North America
  • Mikhail Shapiro, Glencore Ltd.
  • Vivek Srivastava, Director of Tanker Research, SSY Consultancy & Research
  • Gary Morgan, Director, Market Analysis, Deep Sea Tankers, Clarksons Platou Shipping Services USA LLC 
  • Lana Piterova, Senior Bunker & Lubricant Trader, Arte Bunkering LLC
  • Tim Smith, Director, Oil and Tanker Markets, MSI
  • Mel Larson, Principal Consultant, KBC Advanced Technologies
  • Brendan Collins, Environment & Natural Resources Partner, Ballard Spahr LLP
  • Jack Wittels, Deputy Editor, Argus
  • Stefka Wechsler, Marine Fuel Editor and Pricing Analyst, Argus
  • Steve Weber, Vice-President, Petrochemical and Refining Consulting, Argus
  • Edward Arnold, Consulting – Americas, Argus
  • ‎Stephen Jones Senior Vice President, Business Development, Argus

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    Topics to be addressed include:

    • A detailed explanation of the IMO sulfur regulation including compliance, specifications, enforcement and other points of interest
    • An evaluation of the most likely scenarios for refiners and how this will changes the refining landscape and alters supply, demand and prices for a variety of petroleum products globally
    • How ship owners are preparing for the tremendous changes in their operations 
    • Insights on the overall pricing and trade impacts on sweet vs. sour crudes
    • The details on the ISO spec changes that impact quality standards for both heavy bunker fuel and marine distillates
    • The end use considerations for marine vessels, asphalt fundamentals, petcoke disposition and prices and power generation

Who should attend?

Managers, Directors, Vice Presidents and C-Suite market participants, including:

  • Refiners
  • Fuel suppliers, traders and brokers
  • Ship owners and ship charterers
  • Heavy product producers and blenders

Register now before rates increase. 

We look forward to seeing you in Houston

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Registration Pricing

  • Early registration: March 3 to March 23 - $1,595
  • Standard registration: March 24 to April 22 - $1,795
  • Onsite registration: April 23-25 - $1,995
  • Workshop add-on: $395

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Fees include participation in all sessions, networking receptions, conference luncheon/reception, coffee breaks, continental breakfast and one set of conference documentation per person. Travel and accommodation costs are not included.

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Antitrust Compliance Reminder

Argus takes compliance with antitrust law seriously. The purpose of the Argus Marpol Strategy Summit is to provide a high-level update on changes taking place in the fuel oil market including trade flows, regulations and other top challenges. The conference sessions will follow the agenda as circulated.
Argus reminds all participants of the need to be mindful of the requirement to comply with antitrust and competition laws. There should be no discussion of any matters relating to competition among participants, including discussion of individual prices, rates or market strategies and no exchange of information concerning any other competitive aspect of an individual company’s operation. Should any participant to this conference attempt to initiate a discussion with other participants on any of these matters, we recommend that other participants end the conversation immediately, and at all times act in accordance with their own antitrust compliance policies and all applicable laws.

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Delegates are responsible for their hotel, travel and visa arrangements. Event room rates are available on a first-come, first-served basis.


The organizers will not accept liability for non-approval of visas, individual transport de­lays and transport disruption. In such circumstances, our normal cancellation rules and penalties apply. Where matters beyond the reasonable control of the organizers impair or prevent the organizers from being able to perform any activities relating to this event, each delegate releases the organizers from any liability, relating to such events.

Preconference Workshop Day and Opening Cocktail Reception, April 23, 2018
13:30 - 17:30 Opportunities and restrictions for the new bunker fuel market: Attend this interactive workshop to understand the options for refiners and traders regarding the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) sulfur regulation deadline. What are the opportunities for more dynamic refiners and how will blending options change? How flexible are refiners to switch crudes, and how will these restrictions continue to impact blending as we approach and pass 2020? What should refiners know about the light-heavy spread’s impact on the timing of the spreads market for both crude and products?
  • Explore the options for refiners and traders following the IMO sulfur regulation
  • Analyze the opportunities refiners have within blending
  • Assess how light/-heavy spreads are widening and who will take the high sulfur resid that cannot be converted
Steve Weber
Vice -President, Petrochemical and Refining
Argus Consulting Services

Edward Arnold

Senior Consultant
Argus Consulting Services

‎Stephen Jones

Senior Vice President, Business Development
17:30 - 19:30 Opening Network Reception and Registration
Event attendees only
Meet and network with newly made business contacts and other representatives of the supply chain.

Main Conference Day 1, April 24, 2018
08:00 - 09:00 Registration and Breakfast
09:00 - 09:05 Chairperson's Welcome and Opening Remarks

Stephen Jones
Senior Vice President, Business Development
09:05 – 10:00
Day 1 morning keynote address – The Marpol Annex VI regulation from a refiner’s perspective: Hear from a leading refiner about how Marpol 2020 will change the refining landscape and alter supply, demand and the price of a variety of commodities globally. Additionally, you will hear how this shifting landscape is driving new initiatives to develop, produce and blend products that will deliver the properties and stability required to comply with the specification change.
  • Understand the impacts on market participants and key considerations to prepare for the change
  • Hear an overview of the latest views on implementation and enforcement
  • Preview some of the first details of actual 2020 compliant 0.5pc fuel blends
Jason Breslaw
Marpol Lead for 0.5% Marine Fuels Development
BP Products North America
 10:00 - 10:30 Light-heavy spreads: What impact will the new regulations have for refiners and oil producers? The light-heavy spread will certainly be widening. How will this benefit refiners who have coking capacity, if at all, and what are the impacts on simple and cracking refiners? What are the expectations for spreads as we approach the 2020 deadline?
  • Explanation of Argus’ view on the light-heavy spread impact (degree and duration)
  • Description of Argus’ view on how this will affect supply and demand for low sulfur distillates and high sulfur resid
  • Outline of the many uncertainties as we approach the deadline
Edward Arnold
Senior Consultant
Argus Consulting Services
10:30 - 11:00  Morning Networking Break
11:00 - 12:30 Session 1: Implications on the Water

The impact on shipowners
: This presentation, featuring a prominent figure from a major shipping line, will discuss the global marine market up to and through 2020. During this talk, we will evaluate the global marine market as a whole and provide details on scrubber investments, anticipated liquefied natural gas (LNG) use, and other details related to the enactment of the quickly approaching sulfur regulations.
  • Explore how one of the most well-known shipping lines is viewing the global marine market, and what the anticipated changes in supply and demand for bunker fuel should be going forward 
  • Assess how the bunker market is ramping up for the regulatory changes and analyze questions on compliance, enforcement, penalties and other unknowns 
  • Analyze key considerations for the global freight market including LNG, scrubbers and other new points of discussion 
Gary Morgan
Director, Market Analysis, Deep Sea Tankers
Clarksons Platou Shipping Services USA LLC

“To fit or not to fit?” – The economics of scrubbers from a VLCC perspective
: Join us as we assess the financial considerations for retrofits and analyze different scenarios for fuel differentials. Additionally, we will outline key questions including if fuel supply is anticipated to be sufficient, what will be the long-term high sulfur fuel oil (HSFO) and other looming concerns.
  • Assess the financial considerations for retrofits
  • Explore the outlook for fuel supply and long-term HSFO 
  • Evaluate the costs of fitting a scrubber on a VLCC
Vivek Srivastava
Director of Tanker Research
SSY Consultancy & Research

Bracing for change – Understanding expected shifts in consumption, economics and markets
: This presentation will discuss how the changes we have been analyzing are impacting shipping markets. How is fuel consumption anticipated to change and how will this impact overall supply and demand dynamics? What are the expected shifts in costs before and after 2020, and how will this impact oil flows and the overall tanker markets?
  • Assess expected shifts in marine fuel consumption 
  • Understand potential fuel price differentials
  • Analyze aggregate shipping fuel costs 
  • Evaluate the impact on oil flows and tanker markets
Tim Smith
Director, Oil and Tanker Markets
12:30 - 14:00 Networking Luncheon
14:00 - 15:30
Session 2: Pricing, Ports and Compliance

Price impacts on bottom of the barrel
: How will US and Latin American refiners change their operations in response to the impending IMO sulfur regulation and what is the outlook for the global refining industry in light of narrower margins, slowing US domestic demand for gasoline and ULSD, increasing US refined products exports; all impacting bottom of the barrel products?
  • Explore scenarios for refiners 
  • Understand the implications these scenarios will have on bottom of the barrel products
Stefka Wechsler
Marine Fuel and Fuel Oil Price Analyst

Port case study- Impact of the sulfur deadline on the marine industry
: Hear a prominent port explore key questions including exemptions around safety, port of call and other specifics regarding the regulation. How will companies view the exemption which allows a ship to conduct trials for the development of ship emission reduction and engine design programs and what is the process for permitting for this?
  • Understand how a major port plans to adjust to the new standards and guidelines
  • Assess different types of exemptions and key metrics in compliance
  • Analyze proper permitting for different scenarios as the regulation rolls out
Marpol compliance- A legal perspective on the IMO sulfur regulations: With the impending IMO deadline quickly approaching, hear from a legal and environmental expert how the sulfur regulations will impact the heavy distillates, potential exemptions and other key considerations. 

  • Analyze the sulfur regulation from a legal and environmental perspective
  • Understand details on enforcement and compliance
  • Evaluate the landscape for exemptions and regulatory details 
Brendan Collins
Environment & Natural Resources Partner
Ballard Spahr LLP
15:30 - 16:00 Afternoon Networking Break 
16:00 - 17:00  Interactive panel discussion – Bunker fuel and trading: This session, featuring leading organizations in the bunker fuel space, will provide in-depth perspectives into the heavy markets and supply and demand dynamics. What are organizations looking for in procurement strategies and what are the realistic action items for the Marpol regulations, along with the corresponding trading trends? Attend this session to hear additional details and join the conversation in-person or submit questions via Planned discussion points include:
  • Overall supply and demand including decreasing Russian exports, the Venezuelan market and Asia-Pacific availability
  • Hedging for shipping markets 
  • Market structure and current state of tankers 
  • Individual sectors including dry bulk and cargo 
  • End-user volume for bunkers 
  • Quality versus price 
  • And more! 
Mikhail Shapiro
Glencore Ltd.

Jason Breslaw
Marpol Lead for 0.5% Marine Fuels Development
BP Products North America

Lana Piterova
Senior Bunker & Lubricant Trader
Arte Bunkering LLC

Stephen Jones

Senior Vice President, Business Development
17:00 - 19:00 Networking Summit and Cocktail Reception
Main Conference Day 2, April 25, 2018
08:00 - 09:00 Morning Networking Session and Breakfast
09:00 - 09:25 Opening Announcements and Day 1 Recap

Stephen Jones
Senior Vice President, Business Development

09:25 - 10:00 Implications on the refining industry – Thoughts on the IMO spec change: As interpretations of the regulation continue to develop, we will highlight how a leading refiner is viewing these inevitable market shifts. Join us as we discuss key details including anticipated levels of compliance and scrubber adoption rates, as well as potential increases in investment for refining units and cokers. Additionally, we will explore changes with crude segregations, blending considerations, how 0.5pc marine oil will be deployed in 2020 and more.
  • Explore how the 2020 deadline will impact the refining landscape and crude segregations
  • Assess potential compliance scenarios and scrubber adoption rates, and the effect on investments in refining units 
  • Analyze details around blending considerations and deployment when the new sulfur regulation takes effect 
10:00 - 10:30
Looking for dislocation points in the age of Marpol 2020: The ability of refiners to sell into the residual fuel oil (RFO) market has historically been a pressure relief valve for the bottom of the barrel. After the enforcement of Annex VI, this outlet will be severely reduced. Working from the premise that crude oil is global while refined products are regionally limited, the presentation will explore the global refining sector for dislocation points. Many of these points are already hot spots for capital investment, but not all of them. With a typical capital investment of $1bn+ for any bottom of the barrel upgrading technology, where will the “smart” money go?
  • Understand impending changes to the bottom of the barrel following enforcement
  • Assess the global refining sector for dislocation points
  • Explore areas for capital investment and understand where the best investments are
Evan Hyde
Co-Owner, Sr. Technologist Inc. 
10:30 - 11:00 Morning Networking Break
11:00 - 12:00 Session 3: Regional Outlook for Refiners

Refining strategy and optimization – China’s impact on the world bunkering market: Marpol is getting all of the headlines, but China’s upcoming 2019 0.5pc deadline is making waves throughout the global refining industry as well. How will this fundamental market shift further impact the refining industry, creating even more of a necessity for refiners to act today and not wait for a consensus from the shipowners?
  • Explore China’s upcoming 2019 0.5pc sulfur shift and the impact on the global bunker market
  • Understand implications when considering changes in refinery configurations and optimization
  • Assess why refiners need to act today and not wait any longer to take action 
Mel Larson
Principal Consultant
KBC Advanced Technologies

The European VGO market: What role will vacuum gasoil (VGO) play in a post 2020 world? How’re Russian and European refiners preparing for the cap?
  • Overview of the European & Russian VGO markets
  • Refiners’ view on VGO post 2020
  • Potential use of VGO as a marine fuel blendstock
Jack Wittels
Deputy Editor
12:00 - 12:05

Chairperson's Day 2 Closing Comments and Conference Conclusion

Stephen Jones
Senior Vice President, Business Development

Confirmed Speakers
Jason Breslaw
Jason Breslaw
, Marpol Lead for 0.5% Marine Fuels Development, BP Products North America

Jason Breslaw leads BP’s distillate trading origination across the Americas. His current role includes leading BP’s preparatory work in developing the company’s 0.5% Marine Fuel offers and supporting the region’s refineries as they consider modifications in the run up to 2020. Jason has been with BP for 12 years and has held a number of roles in London and Chicago including in freight analytics, jet operations, distillate trading and blending where he was responsible for developing BP’s significant wholesale position in the ARA and West Mediterranean DMA markets. He played a leading role in preparing the company for the 2015 0.1% ECA Marine Fuels specification change, and contributes to relevant ISO and CIMAC marine working groups and military fuels quality forums. Outside of his Marpol-related responsibilities he works to develop and execute BP’s renewable diesel strategy in the Americas across all parts of the value chain. Born in London, UK, Jason majored in chemistry at the University of Cambridge. A foodie and avid traveler, he’s an air-miles enthusiast who enjoys spending time with his friends and family.
Mikhail Shapiro, Glencore Ltd.

Bio and headshot coming soon.
Vivek Srivastava
Vivek Srivastava
, Director of Tanker Research, SSY Consultancy & Research

Vivek is Director of Tanker Research at Simpson Spence Young (SSY) Shipbrokers in London, where he leads a global team of analysts producing consultancy and research for oil and tanker markets. He regularly presents on industry economics and fundamentals to SSY's oil and gas, trading and shipowning clients. He is responsible for SSY's forecasts, heads up consultancy and edits all reports and publications on tankers. As well as its regular research, he is also spearheading SSY's initiative to reimagine analytics in shipping for the era of big data.

Prior to joining SSY in September 2017, Vivek was at Tufton Oceanic in London for 9 years, conducting shipping industry research for hedge fund and private equity investment strategies, and at Maritime Strategies International for 5 years, modelling and writing economics reports. He holds an MSc. in Shipping, Trade and Finance from Cass Business School, City University and a B.A. Hons. in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from Keble College, Oxford University.
Gary Morgan
Gary Morgan
, Director, Market Analysis, Deep Sea Tankers, Clarksons Platou Shipping Services USA LLC

Gary Morgan has an educational background in Economics (University of Newcastle upon Tyne), adding to this a Masters degree in Marine Technology and the Environment – covering areas including maritime transport economics, shipyard production and modelling.

In 2005 he joined Lloyds Register as an analyst working in the business development department, going on to become a market intelligence manager. In this position, Gary played a central role in ship owner/shipyard new business development. A key responsibility included providing detailed strategic analysis which influenced the direction of Lloyds Register’s marine division.

In November 2008 Gary joined Clarksons’ newly established market analysis team as a senior analyst, working closely with the various commercial interests of the Group. In 2010 Gary was appointed director of the analyst team. At the beginning of 2012 Gary moved to Clarksons Houston office to establish an analytical resource for the broking division in the US.
Lana Piterova
Lana Piterova
, Senior Bunker & Lubricant Trader, Arte Bunkering LLC

Lana Piterova has over 6 years experience in the bunker industry and currently holds a position of Senior Bunker & Lubricant Trader at Arte Bunkering. Based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Lana primarily focuses on arranging bunkers in the US, Canada, Caribbean and the Americas and handles a diverse client portfolio. Thanks to her extensive experience and profound market knowledge, Lana is a key element of Arte
USA branch.

Established in 2010, Arte Bunkering is a global bunker trading house and brokerage firm with offices in Estonia, Russia, Germany and USA. The company was created on a foundation of extensive and long-standing experience in the marine fuels market. Arte Bunkering serves over 3000 vessels per year worldwide, from yachts and small cruise vessels to tankers, containerships and VLCCs. Originally established to serve the requirements of customers in the Russian and former USSR ports, the company is now extremely active in Europe, Middle East, South East Asia and the Americas.
Tim Smith
Tim Smith
, Director, Oil and Tanker Markets, MSI

Tim directs MSI’s oil and tanker market analysis, modelling and forecasting, as well as leading or contributing to bespoke consultancy and research projects.
Tim regularly presents on oil and tanker markets to MSI’s diverse client base, including banks, private equity, shipowners and shipbrokers, as well as presenting at conferences and participating in panels and industry events. His views on the tanker sector are regularly quoted by the shipping and financial media.

Prior to joining MSI, Tim worked for Shell Trading and Shipping Company (STASCO) and has a BSc in Economics from the University of Warwick.
Mel Larson
Mel Larson
, Principal Consultant, KBC Advanced Technologies

Mel is a Principal Consultant with KBC Advanced Technologies. Responsibilities include but are not limited to Project Manager on various KBC projects including refinery configuration analysis and new refinery conceptual design. Mel has a combined 33 yrs of work experience encompassing process design, training of personnel, new plant start-up, as well as on-stream optimization in North America, Asia, Australia, Latin America, and Western Europe.
Evan Hyde
Evan Hyde,
Co-Owner, Sr. Technologist, Inc.

Evan Hyde is the Director of Field Services for Inc. Formerly he was president of Telaxe, a coker consulting firm. He previously was president of C2 Nano Technology where they researched surface treatments to combat fouling and corrosion issues in cokers and other petrochemical process units. He was a Senior Engineering Advisor for Becht Engineering Co., Inc. New Jersey. Evan has consulted on processing improvement and reliability initiatives for coking clients around the world. He also participated in onsite peer assessments of Coker Units at eight refineries which included improvements in maintenance work practices, process enhancements, and turnaround scope optimization.

Prior to joining Becht, Evan worked for ExxonMobil Research and Engineering, as a process engineer, with assignments in research, and troubleshooting for heavy oil upgrading equipment. He holds a B.S. of Chemical Engineering from Pennsylvania State University.

One of Evan's current projects is the Coker Roadshow - a 2 year tour to visit and support every delayed coker in the USA and Canada.
Brendan K Collins
Brendan Collins, Environment & Natural Resources Partner, Ballard Spahr LLP

Brendan Collins is an environmental lawyer and leader of Ballard Spahr's Manufacturing Industry Group. He devotes his practice primarily to clients in the electric power sector and oil and gas industry. Mr. Collins advises clients on permitting issues, regulatory matters, as well as government affairs, and has litigated civil, criminal and administrative matters in state and federal courts.
Jack Wittels, Deputy Editor, Argus

Bio and headshot coming soon.
Stefka Ilieva
Stefka Wechsler, Marine Fuel Editor and Pricing Analyst, Argus

Stefka Wechsler joined Argus Media in 2012 as the editor of the daily price and news report Argus Marine Fuels. Built an extensive network of suppliers, traders, brokers and shipowners in all major ports in North America and Latin America. Formerly fuel oil consultant with Poten & Partners (2006-2012) where she focused on market analysis, scenario planning and strategy development for resid production, consumption and regulations. She contributed to the monthly Fuel Oil in World Markets and Fuel Oil Opinion reports and co-authored the studies Fuel Oil Prospects 2010-2015, North America ECA 2012-2020 and Marine Fuel Regulations 2010-2025. She has a Bachelor in Business from Baruch College and an MBA from Fordham University.
Steve Weber
Steve Weber
, Vice-President, Petrochemical and Refining Consulting, Argus

Steve Weber is Vice President of Petrochemical Consulting for Argus DeWitt. Steve began his career with Fina in 1979 as a Process Engineer and had various other assignments in the 1980s in the Economics and Planning and Marine Transportation Groups for Fina in Dallas. In 1989, he moved to the Port Arthur refinery and later became Operations Manager at the site. Steve was named Plant Manager of the Fina/GE Joint Venture Styrene Plant (Cosmar) in 1995 and Refinery Manager at the Big Spring Texas refinery in 1998. In 2000, he returned to Louisiana to manage both the Styrene JV and the Total Petrochemicals Polystyrene Operation. Steve was named Senior Manager of Aromatics for Total in 2005, relocating to Houston.

Steve joined DeWitt & Company Inc. in 2011 after spending two years with Solomon Associates in the refining and petrochemical consulting area. He is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in Chemical Engineering and an MBA. Steve is responsible for single client studies for refining and petrochemicals in the Americas.
Ed Arnold, Senior Consultant, Argus
Edward Arnold
, Consulting – Americas, Argus

Senior Consultant, covering upstream, refining, petrochemicals, US transportation trends, and biotechnology for Argus Consulting Services. He has 39 years’ experience conducting market analysis, feasibility studies, risk analysis, and project valuations working for Argus, Jacobs Consultancy and UOP. He has provided advisory services for some of the world’s most successful petroleum refining, energy production, chemicals, petrochemicals, logistics and biotechnology organizations, as well as for banks, sovereign wealth funds, government agencies and entrepreneurial firms.
Stephen Jones
Stephen Jones,
Senior Vice President, Business Development, Argus

Stephen Jones joined Argus in October 2017 as Senior Vice President, leading the business development team for the petroleum sector. Stephen is responsible for Argus solutions that meet the needs of crude oil, refined products and natural gas liquids market participants. Stephen has expertise in all aspects of the energy business, having served clients for over 30 years in the industry.

Prior to Argus, Stephen was with Purvin & Gertz and IHS Market for 17 years where he was Vice President of the Refining & Marketing team. His led a large international group that provided research and consulting services to clients in the upstream, crude oil markets, natural gas liquids, chemicals, automotive, maritime, and midstream businesses. Also while at IHS, Stephen led the Energy Product Management team to integrate the legacy PFC Energy, Purvin & Gertz, and CERA market services. Stephen began his career with Exxon at the Baton Rouge Refinery where he held a variety of technical support, business planning, engineering supervision, and operations management positions. He then moved to Exxon’s Refining Headquarters and Supply & Trading team in Houston where he gained expertise in crude oil trading and refinery economics.

Stephen holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Tulane University.

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