Analysis: ‘a very satisfying journey for the founder

  • Analysis: ‘a very satisfying journey for the founder
    Independent.t. E.
    – If you told me where I would be now, I would not have believed it,” said Bob Etchingham (64) yesterday, as he reflected on more than 25 years of path, which since 1992 has been observed Prolonged to become a major retailer forecourt.
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– If you told me where I would be now, I would not have believed it,” said Bob Etchingham (64) yesterday, as he reflected on more than 25 years of path, which since 1992 has been observed Prolonged to become a major retailer forecourt.

“We have grown from one small service station in Ballyfermot, where we are today, and of course, it’s very satisfying,” added the CEO, who worked for 10 years with Esso to the base Prolonged.

A year later, the Wexford native was joined by Joe Barrett (52), Executive Director of the group. Mr. Barrett has held roles with tesco and John West foods.

He was to prove extremely successful and profitable partnership. The network is constantly expanding in Ireland before leaving for the UK and the USA.

She posted on the stock exchange in 2015. Mr. Etchingham and Mr. Barrett now own a combined 52.5 PC stake in the firm, amounting to 258.8 m. CEO owns 39.4 PC and Mr. Barrett 13.1 PC.

“It was an extraordinary journey, probably helped by the fact that the industry is experiencing a period of very rapid change with major oil companies pulling back from downstream industries, leaving a space for ambitious and independent, how we can move and build,” said Mr. Etchingham.

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