Rubis Terminal is an independent leader in the storage of industrial liquid bulk products and gases including as chemicals, fertilizers, biofuels, and fuels that are fundamental to the economy. Our geographical footprint covers Western Europe, from the ARA region to WMed. We operate 15 terminals (with 27 sites majorly Seveso) that are strategically positioned near key transportation and infrastructure hubs across France, ARA region and Spain.
Thanks to our strategic geographical positions and constant expansion, we are a key link in the energy chain and a major chain for our customers, participating to the security supply. All of our locations have the capacity to offer what customer companies expect from a storage terminal: we are committed to providing flexible, reliable andmultimodal solutions for our customers,connecting industries to society, employing high safety and quality standards across all our operations.
We collaborate with various strategic operators, suppliers and contractors in the value chain to help us provide a high-quality and link in the logistics chains of chemical groups, biofuel companies, agricultural cooperatives, refiners, and fuel distributors and traders, by storing and taking care of their products. We also provide services such as blending, additivation and markering and ensure a bulk transport connection as close as possible to the product’s destination. Our logistics tools are responsive and efficient, allowing us to optimize both our own and our clients’ environmental footprint. Our comprehensive range of services ensures we meet our customers’ needs and contribute to their value chain and overall economic growth and to provide sustainable storage solutions for everyday life.
Headquartered in Paris, France, Rubis Terminal Infra is jointly owned and controlled by Rubis SCA (55%) and Cube Storage Europe Ltd managed by I Squared Capital (45%).
“We have a long history that goes back to 1877. Rubis Terminal has undergone many changes since then, but we remain committed to our purpose of adapting to future changes and the energy transition. We have the capabilities to safely store hazardous liquids and gas products with multimodal solutions.
Chief Executive Officer
Graduated from Sciences Po Paris, 25+ years’ experience in the terminal business since joining Rubis Terminal in 1996. Has held different roles in Rubis Terminal HQ in the areas of Finances, HR, legal and M&A before becoming current group CEO in 2018.
Managing Director Rotterdam
With 20+ years’ experience in the tank storage industry. Graduated from University of Louvain. Before joining Rubis Terminal 5 years ago, where he is also the Commercial Coordinator, he worked in various companies related to the terminal business in Latam, the UK and Germany. His areas of expertise are sales and business development.
Managing Director France
Graduated from Arts & Métiers ParisTECH. In 1990, he joined a large French company to provide public lighting services for 2 years. He then spent 7 years in a petroleum and steelmaking firm before joining the Rubis Energie branch of the Rubis group as International Technical Director. In 2003, after Rubis acquired a subsidiary of Shell Gas in Senegal, he moved to that country as its Managing Director. He returned to France in 2012 as Operations Director France for Rubis Terminal before becoming Managing Director in 2020.
PAUL VAN HERREWEGEN
Chief Safety & Operations Officer
Graduated in Business Economics from the Erasmus University in Rotterdam, 10+ years’ experience in Rubis Terminal and 20+ years in the terminal business. At Rubis Terminal he has been both Business Development Director at group level and Managing Director in Rotterdam. Before joining Rubis Terminal he worked in several companies related to the terminal business, mainly in terminal management positions.
Graduated from the University Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne and the Paris Bar Association; 20+ years’ experience in Rubis Terminal where she is in charge of securing the various legal aspects of the activity. Before joining Rubis Terminal she practiced for 7 years as a lawyer at the Paris Bar.
NURIA BLASCO PASTOR
Managing Director at TEPSA
With 25+ years’ experience in the tank storage business. Graduated in Industrial Engineering from UPC (Politècnica Catalunya). Before becoming Managing Director in 2014, she held other positions at TEPSA including in the Business Development area, and as Technical and Terminal Manager. Before joining TEPSA she worked in various international industrial companies in the consultancy and logistics businesses.
Chief Asset Officer and Head of CSR
With 10+ years’ experience in the terminal business. Graduated from Arts & Métiers ParisTECH. He has held several positions in Rubis Terminal including in the areas of operations, new projects and HSE. Before joining Rubis Terminal, he gained international and technical experience in the gas and energy business in several companies including RUBIS ENERGIE.
Graduated in Finance & Administration from ESSEC Business School in Paris. Before joining Rubis Terminal, he held various financial management positions within industrial, transport, and logistics groups. Most recently, he served as the CFO of a company under LBO held by a private equity fund.