CITGO appoints Mark Holstein as new General Counsel | Texas News
HOUSTON, August 10, 2021 / PRNewswire / – CITGO Petroleum Corporation Announced the Appointment of Marc Holstein as the company’s new general counsel, overseeing all aspects of the company’s legal strategy and material litigation, while providing legal advice and advising senior management. Holstein will report directly to Jack Lynch, vice-president of legal and government affairs.
“CITGO upholds the highest standards of moral, legal and ethical behavior,” said Carlos Jordá, President and CEO of CITGO. “Mark brings extensive experience and in-depth knowledge of complex legal issues related to the energy industry, and we welcome him to this vitally important role at CITGO. “
Holstein has served as CITGO’s Acting General Counsel since december 2020. Prior to CITGO, he led the insurance defense practice for Travelers Insurance and spent nearly three decades at BP America where he held numerous legal positions. Holstein holds a Juris Doctor from DePaul University and a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Illinois.
Based at Houston, texas, CITGO Petroleum Corporation is a recognized leader in the refining industry with a well-known brand. CITGO operates three refineries located in Lake Charles, The; Lemont, Illinois. and Corpus Christi, Texas, and combined with its parent company CITGO Holding, wholly and / or jointly own 48 terminals, nine pipelines and three lubricant blending and packaging plants. With approximately 3,400 employees and a combined crude capacity of approximately 769,000 barrels per day (b / d), CITGO is ranked as the fifth largest independent refiner and one of the most complex in the world. United States. CITGO transports and markets transportation fuels, lubricants, petrochemicals and other industrial products and provides a network of approximately 4,500 locally owned and operated branded retail outlets in 30 states and the District of Colombia. CITGO Petroleum Corporation is owned by CITGO Holding, Inc. For more information, visit www.CITGO.com.
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