Chevron Malaysia Limited, which markets the Caltex retail brand in Malaysia, has announced the appointment of Dean Gilbert as their new Country Chairman. Gilbert will serve this role as part of his capacity as General Manager, of International Products – Southeast Asia, where he is responsible for the commercial and retail sales and marketing of Caltex fuels and lubricants products in Malaysia. He is also accountable for driving enterprise value across the fuels supply chain and leading Chevron’s strategy in energy transition in building a lower carbon future in Malaysia.
Prior to this, Gilbert was previously the General Manager of Marketing and Sales Support based in Singapore, where he was instrumental in strengthening the Caltex brand’s overall customer experience from the forecourt and non-fuel offerings to launching CaltexGO, one of the first mobile payment solutions for service stations in Asia and expanding new market segments to customers such as in the e-hailing service sector.
Hailing from New Zealand, Gilbert brings more than 27 years of international industry experience from his past Chevron assignments in Singapore, Philippines, Thailand, United States, and his home country of New Zealand.
Dean Gilbert, General Manager, of International Products – Southeast Asia said, “I’m excited and honored to join this dynamic team and continue to steer the business to greater heights. Malaysia continues to offer growth opportunities for Chevron, and my initial focus will be to drive value-added offerings to enhance the customer experience for our existing and new Caltex customers. I also look forward to partnering with local enterprises to strengthen our Caltex retail network and further economic growth for our Malaysian business partners.”