Infineum appoints new CEO

Infineum International Limited announced today the appointment of Trevor Russell as its new chief executive officer effective July 1, replacing Xavier le Mintier who will step down on June 30.

Russell has been a member of Infineum’s senior leadership team since the organisation was formed in 1999 and currently holds the position of executive vice president, sales and supply.

Le Mintier was appointed CEO in 2012. Prior to joining Infineum, he was executive vice president for Shell Oil Products Africa.

“I am delighted that Trevor has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of Infineum. He has a huge wealth of experience and a proven track record in the time he has been with the business,” said Matt Aguiar, chairman of the Board of Directors of Infineum International Limited.

“The Board is extremely grateful to Xavier le Mintier for his commitment and contribution to Infineum and we would like to pass on our thanks for the energy and dedication he has shown over the past four years.”

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.