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Announcement regarding Ian Taylor

It is with great sadness that Vitol today announces the death of its Chairman and former CEO, Ian Taylor, from pneumonia, following a long battle with illness.  He was 64 years old. We will miss him deeply.

Russell Hardy, CEO, Vitol said; “Ian was an exceptional man.  He combined energy and a determination to succeed with humility, humour and humanity. He challenged all of us to be the best we could be.  We owe him a great deal.”

Our thoughts are with his family.

We ask that the family’s request for privacy be respected at this difficult time.

The family have also requested no flowers and that anyone wishing to make a donation in his memory donate to Manchester City F.C.’s Community Foundation:



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