RECOGNISING OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN EUROPEAN REFINING

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2023 WINNERS

After 27 years of bringing the best and brightest of the industry together at ERTC, we are thrilled to announce the launch of the ERTC Industry Awards.

On 14 November in Lago Maggiore, the ERTC Industry Awards represented the gold standard of excellence in the industry.

Recognising the achievements across the past year from the refineries, engineers, executives, and technologies that have played a critical role in the industry's progress. Plus, we announced the winner of our long-running Rising Stars.

Congratulations again to our 2023 Winners!

VOTING TIMELINE

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Shortlist Announced

Winners Announced

2023 Award Categories

REFINERY OF THE YEAR

Which refinery on the European stage has taken your eye? Who is innovating enough to be recognized as a leader stage on the global stage?

CATALYST PRODUCER OF THE YEAR

Catalysts are at the heart of increasing output at minimal cost and improved efficiency. This award recognizes the producers of the latest technology in 2022/23. 

ENERGY TRANSITION SOLUTION OF THE YEAR

Decarbonisation is essential for refining to have a role in the long-term energy mix. This award celebrates major transformation projects, revamping to produce new fuels such as green hydrogen or biofuels.

DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY OF THE YEAR

Celebrating the latest project and technologies is a must! Working with big data, artificial intelligence, and robotics will be at the core of the future refinery.

DOWNSTREAM EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR

Which downstream executive has been in the headlines for all the good reasons this year? Who has embraced the challenges of the energy transition and led their business to success?

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

It is time to recognize those involved in the industry for many years. Nominate an industry leader who has promoted and represented refining excellence. 

AWARDS JUDGES

Alberto Giovanzana

Alberto Giovanzana

Managing Director, Johnson Matthey

Alexander Struck

Alexander Struck

Managing Director, Bayernoil Refinery

Antonio Joyanes

Antonio Joyanes

Senior Vice President of Refining, CEPSA

Berta Cabello

Berta Cabello

Head of Renewable Fuels, Repsol

Bryan Glover

Bryan Glover

CEO, Honeywell UOP

Carsten Altwicker

Carsten Altwicker

Head of Technical Development, Refining & Petrochemicals, OMV

Elise H. Nowee

Elise H. Nowee

President, Shell Catalysts & Technologies

Ignazio Arces

Ignazio Arces

Head of Refining, Eni

Jean Sentenac

Jean Sentenac

CEO & President, Axens

Jean-Marc Sohier

Jean-Marc Sohier

Concawe Director, Concawe

Jiří Hájek

Jiří Hájek

CEO & Chairman, Orlen-Unicre

John Cooper

John Cooper

Director General, FuelsEurope and Concawe

Jürgen Wollschläger

Jürgen Wollschläger

Managing Director, Heide Refinery & Klesch Group

Lazar Krstić

Lazar Krstić

Senior Partner McKinsey & Company

Nicolas Aimard

Nicolas Aimard

Vice President Process, TotalEnergies OneTech,

Ole-Tobias Frich

Ole-Tobias Frich

VP Midstream and Climate, Equinor

Peter Sramek

Peter Sramek

Head of Group DS Production Technology, MOL Group

Tracy Ellerington

Tracy Ellerington

Director of Europe and Russia Operations, Solomon Associates

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