February 15, 1977 - Maritime Reporter and Engineering News

Martin Named President Of Korea Gulf Oil Co.

B.R. Martin has been named president of Korea Gulf Oil Company, according to R.W. Baldwin, president of Gulf Refining & Marketing Company (GORAM).

Mr. Martin replaces S.K. Mc- Walter, who is returning to Gulf Oil Canada, Ltd. He will represent Gulf Oil Corporation in all aspects of its business in the Republic of Korea.

He had been senior vice president of Gulf Oil Company — International, London. It and Korea Gulf Oil are divisions of GORAM.

Mr. Martin joined Gulf Oil (Great Britain) Ltd. in London in 1949, and held several marketing positions before transferring to New York in 1965 as manager- international marine sales in Gulf's trading organization.

Following positions of increasing responsibility in Gulf Oil Trading Company, in New York, N.Y., and Pittsburgh, Pa., he became vice president of Gulf Oil Company — Latin America and GOTCO regional manager in Coral Gables, Fla., in 1972.

He returned to London as vice president of Gulf Oil Company — Eastern Hemisphere and GOTCO regional manager in 1973, and became senior vice president, Gulf Oil Company — International in 1975.

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