Richard ParryPresident & CEO
Richard Parry is president and chief executive officer of Aloha Petroleum, Ltd.
Aloha Petroleum is a local company that traces its Hawaii roots back to the early 1900s. Aloha employs approximately 500 Hawaii residents, and supplies nearly 100 Shell and Aloha branded fueling locations on Oahu, Maui, Kauai, and Hawai‘i Island. Aloha operates 40 of the locations with its Aloha Island Mart convenience stores. In addition to its retail fuel network, Aloha provides fuel and lubricants to hundreds of commercial and government customers. Its operations are supported by a fleet of 20 fuel delivery vehicles and 6 fuel storage terminals in Campbell Industrial Park and Honolulu Harbor on Oahu, Hilo on Hawai‘i Island, Kahului Harbor on Maui, and Nawiliwili Harbor on Kauai.
Aloha is the largest marketer of biofuels in the state of Hawaii.
Formerly president of Mid Pac Petroleum in Hawaii, Richard’s long history in the petroleum industry began with BP Australia, then BHP Petroleum in Australia, Houston and Honolulu, followed by Tesoro Petroleum in Honolulu and Seattle. Richard experience covers a wide range of responsibilities including petroleum trading, supply, logistics and marketing.
Richard holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics and Geography and a diploma in education. He is a dual citizen of the United States and Australia, is married to wife Lani, has three children and one grandchild, and enjoys golf, running, and reading.