Donald Gary, President of Rubis Energy Jamaica Limited, operators of the 53 Shell Retail Service stations across the island with a vast commercial product distribution in the Mining, tourism and manufacturing sectors. Mr. Gary has served in the petroleum industry at the Management level for more than 25 years and had developed a reputation for always being fair and consistent and putting people first with a passion for service to others. He has served as the Chairman of Boards for joint venture companies in Norway, Denmark, Iceland, Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, board member and company representative of a JV lubricant manufacturing and distribution plant in Sweden. He has supported the developmental work of the American Chamber of Commerce AMCHAM during his tenure in Jamaica, South Korea and served as AMCHAM Chair in Denmark.
This is Mr. Gary’s second posting on the island as he previously served as COUNTRY MANAGER, TEXACO, Kingston, Jamaica and Cayman Islands in 1994. A Civil Engineer, he has established himself amongst his colleagues as an aggressive goal oriented business man with strict attention to the budgets and deadlines. An avid golfer, Mr. Gary is as committed to the strategic development of his employees as he is to this game.
His leadership experience, working globally with diverse cultures and managing companies of 80-400 employees around the world is a true testament to the adventurous, creative and open-mindedness with which he leads his team to ensure business reliability, institute measures to refine operation safety, and utilises technology to drive and optimize productivity his organizations.