Infineum's distributor in the Middle East
September 02, 2014 at 3:12 PM
Effective October 1, 2014, Multisol, part of Brenntag, the global market leader in chemical distribution, will be appointed as Infineum’s distributor in the Middle East. Having worked with Infineum since 1990, this latest appointment further extends Multisol’s existing cooperation with Infineum in Europe and Russia.
Multisol is a specialist chemical distributor. With facilities in England, France, Russia and South Africa, Multisol has been part of the Brenntag Group since 2011. Brenntag has its headquarters in Mülheim, Germany, has a turnover of EUR 9.7 billion and employs nearly 13,000 in over 70 countries.
Multisol has been appointed to distribute Infineum’s lubricant additives across United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Jordan, Lebanon, Iraq, Oman, Kuwait, Yemen and Qatar.
Maurizio Abbondanza, EMEA Sales Director at Infineum commented on the appointment: “Our collaboration with Multisol is strong; built on knowledge, experience and a robust working relationship. This appointment marks an exciting strategic move on Infineum’s part, as we look ahead to fulfilling the growth potential of our existing and new customers in the Middle East.”
Andrew Wilkins, Multisol Group CEO commented on the appointment: “We are delighted that our long commercial history working with Infineum is set to expand. With our global capabilities and efficient distribution service we look forward to supporting Infineum with their Middle Eastern supply chain. This award further consolidates Multisol’s position as a key partner to Infineum in the Sales and Distribution of their additives.”
The Infineum Group of Companies is a world-class petroleum additives enterprise. With global headquarters in Milton Hill, UK, Infineum is a developer, manufacturer and marketer of lubricant additives used primarily in automotive, heavy-duty diesel and marine engines, and additives for diesel fuels. Its customers are oil companies, other lubricant and fuel marketers and OEMs. The Infineum product line also includes specialty additives for small engines, automotive transmissions, and gas engines, and industrial oils. Infineum has Business & Technology centers in the USA, UK, Singapore and China and has sales representation in over 70 countries.