Gulf Oil, LP, has appointed Jay Davis as a new team leader for oil supply and trading.
Jay Davis, a former senior director of fuels supply and transportation at 7-Eleven, Citgo and Wawa, brings over 20 years of energy industry experience to Gulf Oil, as well as a wide array of skills and expertise, ranging from supply optimization to transportation as well as business development.
“We are committed to the Gulf brand and its growth, and as such we are excited to welcome Jay onboard“ said Jerry Ashcroft, CEO of Gulf. “He joins our strong team of talented individuals dedicated to providing limitless opportunities for our organization to expand and continue to succeed.”
Gulf is one of the Northeast’s largest wholesalers of refined petroleum products, distributing motor fuels through a network of thousands of branded gasoline retail centers and 1,000 private label outlets operated by major chain retailers in 30 states. The company is active in the Northeast and Gulf Coast physical products markets, and its fuel distribution network stretches from Maine to Texas. Gulf owns and operates proprietary terminals and supplies gasoline, heating oil, diesel fuel, jet fuel and kerosene through its network of 75 other refined petroleum product terminals.
In addition, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer Rick Dery is departing the company to pursue other opportunities in the energy industry. In his tenure leading the Gulf marketing department, Dery was instrumental in the resurgence of the iconic Gulf brand that now flies flags in 34 states and Puerto Rico.