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Under the spotlight: Oliver Müller, retail business manager, Phillips 66
10 October, 2019

Name:

Oliver Müller

Under the spotlight: Nicola McKeown, retail national accounts manager, Gulf Retail
09 September, 2019

01 Career history:I started, in 1991, as a commercial sales rep with Mercia Fuels in the West Midlands. They were a distributor for Kuwait Petroleum. In 1995 I went on to become a depot manager and in 1999 I was given the opportunity to join the Kuwait Petroleum retail team as an area manager and haven't looked back since!

Under the spotlight: Phil Withers, director, Withers Holdings Ltd (MFG franchise)
06 August, 2019

Phil Withers - director, Withers Holdings Ltd (MFG franchise)

Under the spotlight: Tim Garner, director, Garner Group
09 July, 2019

01 Career history: I qualified as a precision engineer following a five-year apprenticeship. I joined the family business in 1980 and then purchased my own site in 1984, before joining forces with my brother in 1988 to facilitate expansion. We increased the group to eight sites. We built two blocks of apartments as well as renovating numerous properties while still operating our retail business. Currently, we have three sites, one of which, Woolmer Service Station, has just been completely redeveloped.

Under the spotlight: Sasha Evans, business development manager, Shell UK retail
07 June, 2019

Under the spotlight: Sam Edwards, regional business manager, Certas Energy
06 May, 2019

01 Career history: I recently returned to the Gulf network after three years as a territory manager with Essar. I'd previously spent nine years with Certas Energy working in distribution, lubricants, commercial and retail. My various roles included depot manager, business manager for alternative fuels and retail area manager.

Under the spotlight: Andrew MacDonald, md of Refuel & Go
08 April, 2019

If he wasn't MD of Refuel & Go, Andrew MacDonald would have loved to have been a drummer in a successful rock band

Under the spotlight: Dave Morris
11 March, 2019

Under the spotlight: Richard Garrie
11 February, 2019

Richard Garrie, retail manager at Adam Purves Galashiels, says his favourite team is the one he works with!

Under the spotlight: Gideon Carroll
11 January, 2019

EdgePetrol's Gideon Carroll is passionate about many things, including gas-guzzling cars, India and, of course, his family

When a major car manufacturer like Ford predicts that sales of its electrified cars will outnumber petrol and diesel models by 2022, does that ring alarm bells about the possible speed of change for forecourts?