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Bryan Schorzman
General Manager
Motiva Base Oils
Bryan currently serves as the General Manager – Base Oils for Motiva Enterprises LLC.  In the role, he is accountable for the current performance and future strategy of Motiva’s Base Oil business.
Bryan holds a BS in Chemical Engineering from Texas Tech University and an MBA with a Finance concentration from Louisiana State University.  He started his career in technical roles with Star Enterprise at the Port Arthur Refinery followed by a move to the Convent, Louisiana Refinery.  In 1999, following completion of his MBA studies, he began the most enjoyable time in his career entering the lubricants industry as a Sales Manager in Motiva’s Base Oil organization – focusing on customer needs, he created a web-based portal to improve the consumer experience.  Subsequently, Bryan returned to Port Arthur taking the role of Manager – Crude & Lubes, taking the over operations management of the base oil plant leading the team through a significant organizational transition and expanding the capabilities of the assets.  
Following the formation of Motiva, Bryan had the opportunity in 2005 to move into a global management consulting role with Shell where he led the development of global work processes and worked closely with manufacturing site leadership teams around the world to improve business performance.  In 2010, Bryan was named the Business Manager for the Shell Deer Park Chemical Plant.  In this role, he oversaw the operationalization of the business improvement plan leveraging the economic benefits of the shale oil revolution.  In 2015, Bryan happily returned to the lubricants industry in his current role.
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