Andre van Aken

Over 35 years supply chain, manufacturing and general management experience, inclusive P&L responsibility for one of the largest business units in an Oil and Gas Major. Final responsibility for Supply Chain worldwide (42 refineries, 2000+ supply chain units like terminals, depots).


Task force leader for company-wide change management projects, encompassing business functions like marketing and sales, global sourcing, logistics, R&D, finance and information management.


Successful turn-around management in a Russian Oil and Gas company, covering 7 refineries and the internal and external supply chains. Complete restructuring of Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Distribution and supporting functions. Bringing the company from a purely domestic sales business to a substantial global player with state of the art export products inclusive accompanying quality control and sophisticated delayed blending principles.


Acting management, change management and turn-around management in various companies in oil & gas.


Consulting experience in strategic planning engagements across a variety of industries ranging in complexity from distribution network rationalization to green-field fully integrated supply chain design and development and implementation of the globalization of the business.


Up-to-date intelligence of state of the art solutions for Oil & Gas. The new processes and the new solutions are currently being implemented in one of the Oil Majors on a global roll-out basis. Implementation and product management of the footprint and the roadmap for the full suite of business solutions.