Gulf Petrochem Group bolsters UAE bunker team
Gulf Petrochem Group (GP) has announced the appointment of Deepak Dharwal as bunker trader, further bolstering its bunker trading team in the UAE. He joins a well-established team of bunker traders and will be focussed on GP’s Middle East bunkering operations in Fujairah, Khor Fakkan and Jebel Ali.
Dharwal brings with him over 8 years of experience in the bunker industry and an extensive portfolio of contacts throughout the Middle East and Asia. In his new role he will focus on sales and marketing of marine fuels in the region.
The appointment follows the announcement earlier in the year of GP launching their fully licensed bunker supply operations out of their facility in Fujairah.
Speaking about the appointment Prerit Goel, group director at Gulf Petrochem Group said, “The group’s bunkering offering has witnessed steady growth over the last year. We have seen an increase in demand for main grades such as FO 380 cst, FO 180 cst and we are continuing to build on that growth with the appointment of Deepak Dharwal to our team. He brings with him a wealth of experience from India and Singapore which will allow him to continue to develop our offerings to ensure we always meet our customers’ expectations.”