Peter van Wessel.
VP Commercial Development, Oiltanking
Peter van Wessel graduated in Business Administration at VU Amsterdam, The Netherlands. In 2001 Peter joined Oiltanking at the business development department in Hamburg, Germany. In 2003, Peter moved to Rio de Janeiro to develop business for Oiltanking in Brazil, resulting in Oiltanking’s first Brazilian terminal in Vitoria. In 2009 the next step was MD of Oiltanking Merak, Indonesia. In 2012 Peter and family moved back to The Netherlands where he took over the helm at Oiltanking Amsterdam. From 2015 to 2019 he was responsible for the European Terminal Network as Regional Managing Director. Since early 2020 Peter heads the Global Commercial Development Department in Hamburg.