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Stephen Ames
Managing Director

Stephen Ames is the Managing Director of SBA Consulting.

Prior to establishing his own company, Stephen enjoyed a successful 34 year career in the petroleum industry with Gulf Oil Corporation, Standard Oil Company of Ohio and most recently with BP; the last 20 of those years in the management of their lubricants businesses. He also held positions of responsibility in refining, supply, marine, oil trading as well as commercial and retail marketing.

Stephen established SBA Consulting in 2001 to provide expertise to the petroleum industry in the areas of business strategy and supply chain management. He possesses in-depth knowledge of base oil refining, lubricant supply and manufacturing operations as well as the product areas of petroleum specialities, base oils, lubricants and additives.

SBA Consulting conducts global analyses of the base oil market and is particularly noted for its forecasts of supply and demand, identification of emerging trends and, assessment of procurement, manufacturing, supply and logistics strategies.

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