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Vitol Aviation appoints Rupert Hone as Global Account Manager

Vitol Aviation B.V. a 100% subsidiary of Vitol S.A. is pleased to announce the appointment of Rupert Hone to the role of Global Account Manager.

In his role Rupert will be responsible for into wing jet fuel sales to airlines across Vitol Aviation’s existing and expanding network outside the USA, building and maintaining excellent relationships with airline customers and growing the network of airports where Vitol Aviation can supply jet fuel into wing.

“We are delighted that Rupert has joined Vitol Aviation to head up our sales effort” said Toby Davies, from Vitol Aviation. “ He brings a wealth of experience with him, having worked in commercial and business development roles with Shell Aviation. His last role was Global Account Manager for Europe, which will be invaluable as we grow our customer base and our network of airports where we can offer jet fuel into wing.”

Commenting on his arrival at Vitol, Rupert added “Vitol are an incredibly dynamic and professional company. I am really looking forward to the challenge ahead and to growing Vitol Aviation’s relationships and business with the airline fuel buying community and developing our aviation network.”

Many airline fuel buyers are aware that Vitol is one of the world’s largest energy traders but less aware of Vitol’s growing commitment and investment in midstream and downstream businesses and assets, including Vitol Aviation.

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