Cape Town, South Africa

Following a long corporate career in the oil industry Robert has consulted extensively in the Southern Africa region.

Robert is an advisor to managers who are involved in the oil industry. The specialist field is study of the economics of oil refining and supply operations and, based upon such study, the development of strategy for businesses and government in this sector.

Previous employers include; PetroLogistics, Engen Petroleum, Mobil Oil, Scottish Gas.

Recent Assignments

  • Consulting to the Black Rhino Group on the configuration and resultant commercial feasibility of product import terminals to service the Ethiopian and Djibouti markets.

  • Participation in the DD required for a client’s bid for the business of an Oil Major in Southern Africa. 

  • Advice to a major RSA stakeholder on a strategic response to government’s vision for Cleaner Fuels.

  • Advice to government on the purpose and deployment of strategic and commercial stocks, in the context of interruptions of supply arising from geo-political disturbance, oil refinery problems, and inadequate infrastructure.