Darryl Harris

Darryl Harris
Senior Vice President of Refining Operations

Darryl, our Senior Vice President of Refining Operations, has more than 36 years of petrochemical experience and serves as the Paulsboro Refinery General Manager. Prior to joining Axeon SP, he served as Hess Corporation’s Port Reading Complex Director, overseeing all aspects of the complex’s refinery and terminal businesses, as well as serving on the Hess Refining Leadership Team and Operational Excellence Leadership Team. Prior to joining Hess, he spent eight years working as Valero Energy Corporation’s Vice President of Northeast Business Development and Vice President/General Manager of Valero’s (former Mobil Oil) Paulsboro Refinery.  Throughout his career, Darryl has held increasingly responsible positions in operations, planning, engineering, and capital project management, and has led his organizations to achieve notable safety and environmental performance outcomes, as well as process, production, and sales improvements.

Darryl holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology degree and a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering degree, both from Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, GA.