Effective 1 January, 2015, Oiltanking GmbH will have a new joint leadership consisting of two managing directors, Koen Verniers and Daan Vos, with dedicated geographic responsibilities.
Koen Verniers and Daan Vos both have been working for Oiltanking for more than 17 and 14 years, respectively, in various management positions. As of 1 January2015 Koen Verniers, currently acting as President of Oiltanking Asia Pacific Pte., will be responsible for the regions Asia Pacific, China, India and Middle East & Africa. Daan Vos, currently Managing Director of Oiltanking Europe, will be in charge of the regions North America, Latin America and Europe. In the future, both will be based in Hamburg.
The new managing directors will succeed Christian Flach and Julio Tellechea, who have managed the Oiltanking organisation for a transitional period, next to their responsibilities as executive board members of Marquard & Bahls.
With the new joint leadership clearly focused on geographic areas, Oiltanking GmbH will be optimally set up to continue its path of controlled growth.