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Formed in 1998, Motiva Enterprises LLC operates primarily in the eastern and southern United States. Its operations include nearly 7,700 Shell-branded gasoline stations, three refineries with a combined capacity of 740,000 barrels per day, and ownership interest in 41 refined product storage terminals with an aggregate storage capacity of approximately 19.8 million barrels.
Robert W. Pease
Robert W. Pease, President and CEO
Robert W. Pease is President and Chief Executive Officer of Houston-based Motiva Enterprises LLC, a large refining, distribution and marketing joint venture between subsidiaries of Royal Dutch Shell and Saudi Aramco Company. He was elected to his current position in November, 2008.
Immediately prior to his current position, he was President of Shell Trading (US) Company. Prior to that he spent 15 years in operations and commercial leadership roles within downstream joint ventures involving Texaco, Aramco and Shell. Early in his career, he held increasingly responsible positions in refining technical support, economic analysis, and planning. He also held roles in crude oil and products trading.
With more than 32 years in the industry, his experience encompasses all facets of U.S. downstream business and offers a global perspective from his years in supply and trading and his involvement in three joint venture companies.
Mr. Pease serves as a Member of several boards including the American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM); The United Way of Greater Houston; The Sam Houston Area Council of The Boy Scouts; Catalyst (a global non-profit enabling women and their employers to succeed); and Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology.
Mr. Pease earned a Bachelor of Science in chemical engineering and a Minor in economics from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology and is a graduate of the University of Virginia, Darden Graduate school of Business, Executive Program.
Bob and his wife Terri, reside in Humble, TX. They have three grown daughters and three grandsons.
Motiva Enterprises LLC is a joint venture formed in 1998.
The current owners are Saudi Refining, Inc. and Shell.
Shell Oil Company is an affiliate of Royal Dutch Shell plc, a global energy and petrochemical company operating in more than 110 countries and territories, with approximately 24,000 employees based in the United States.
Shell Oil Company, including its consolidated companies and its share in equity companies, is one of America's leading oil and natural gas producers, natural gas marketers, gasoline marketers and petrochemical manufacturers. Shell, a leading oil and gas producer in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico, is a recognized pioneer in oil and gas exploration and production technology.
Saudi Refining, Inc. (SRI), with headquarters in Houston, is a subsidiary of Aramco Services Company (ASC) that purchases and sells crude oil and maintains a significant inventory of crude oil outside the United States. Aramco Services Company (ASC) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco), the national oil company of Saudi Arabia.
ASC has a contract with its parent company under which it provides a wide range of services through six departments operating out of its headquarters in Houston, Texas, and an office in Washington, D.C.
Motiva Enterprises LLC
910 Louisiana Street
Houston, TX 77002