Pierre, C.

Axens, Rueil-Malmaison, France

Christophe Pierre is a Technology Team Manager in Axens’ Gasoline and Petrochemicals business line. He joined Axens in 2002 as a process engineer in the Engineering Department, and later became a project manager for reforming and gasoline projects. He joined the technology group in 2007 and oversaw reforming and isomerization technologies related to gasoline pool problematics. Mr. Pierre earned an engineering degree from the École Nationale Supérieure des Industries Chimiques, along with a post-graduate engineering degree from the IFP School in Rueil-Malmaison, France.

Ras Tanura: The creation of a clean-fuels complex

The primary objective of the Ras Tanura Refinery Clean Fuels Project is to enable the Ras Tanura refinery—the largest refinery in Saudi Arabia—to produce transportation fuels that will be compliant with future specifications.