On Thursday, Gulf Oil announced the appointment of Eric Johnson as its new President and Chief Executive Officer.
Johnson is a 26-year veteran of the energy industry. Prior to joining Gulf, Johnson held several roles in operations and logistics and according to Gulf has a strong history of growing organizations and creating value for shareholders.
“Gulf is an iconic brand and a strategically located asset platform that we are dedicated to investing in and growing. I am honored to join Gulf’s experienced leadership team, committed staff and significant partners to further extend and secure our impact on the industry,” said Eric Johnson, President and CEO of Gulf Oil.
Johnson will take over for Jerry Ashcroft who resigned last week to purse other interest.