Firm promotes Richelle to CEO

Royal Vopak has nominated Dick Richelle as the Executive Board Chairman and take over as CEO from January 1, 2022.

Dick started his career with Royal Vopak in 1995 as a management trainee. He brings with him over 25 years of experience and in-depth knowledge of the business activities of Royal Vopak having served in a variety of management roles in Latin America and Europe.

For 12 years, he led divisions in the Americas and Asia & Middle East as President and most recently headed the global commercial and business development activities for the company. Dick is a member of the Strategic Committee of Royal Vopak since 2009.