Jon Platt has been with BP for over 27 years, his previous roles include CEO of BP’s global Liquid Petroleum Gas business and CFO for the global Petrochemicals business.
“Air BP has a strong focus on safe and reliable operations, growth and supporting the needs of our customers through quality, technical expertise and innovation.” said Platt. “We will continue to be a key business in BP’s growth strategy, deeply committed to the aviation industry, our customers and investment in their future”.
About Jon Platt
Jon joined BP in 1989 starting as a graduate Chemical Engineer in Refinery & Petrochemicals operations followed by roles in commercial, corporate head office, finance, strategy and business leadership in Europe, US and Asia. He has previously held roles in BP’s Downstream business as Commercial VP Fuels, Head of Strategy and Portfolio, CEO Global LPG and CFO Petrochemicals. Jon was born in East Anglia (UK), graduated from Bradford University (1989) with a 1st class BEng(Hons) in Chemical Engineering and holds an MBA from Strathclyde University (1999). David Gilmour stays with BP taking up the role of vice president, BP Group Technology. He will have responsibility for technology commercialisation and venturing, as well as strategy, planning and communications activities.
About Air BP
As the aviation division of BP, we’re one of the world's largest suppliers of aviation fuel products and services. We have a network of operations at around 900 locations in more than 50 countries and sell over six and a half billion gallons of jet kerosene and aviation gasoline a year. In 2017 we fuelled more than 6,000 flights every day - or four every minute.