Senior Vice-President, Global Oil Markets Strategy
Stephen Jones is Global Head of Oil Products at Argus, and joined Argus in 2017 as Senior Vice President, Business Development, Petroleum, in Houston. With more than 30 years of experience, he is responsible for Argus pricing solutions that meet the rapidly changing trading requirements for the gasoline, jet fuel, diesel, marine fuels, base oils, asphalt, refinery feedstocks and biofuels markets. Prior to Argus, he was with Purvin & Gertz and IHS Market for 17 years, where he was Vice President of the Refining & Marketing team. He has been an instrumental leader for large international teams providing research and consulting services to the upstream, crude oil markets, refining, natural gas liquids, chemicals, automotive, maritime, and midstream industries. Stephen began his career with Exxon, where he advanced through roles in Baton Rouge and Houston, gaining expertise in crude oil trading, refinery optimization and market economics. Stephen holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Tulane University.