Long Serving. Deeply Loyal. Highly Motivated.

40 years of trust and reliability


Our worldwide team is headed up by some of the most experienced names in the industry.

No matter what their background or field of expertise, their sole focus is on meeting the needs of our clients and commercial partners.

  • Giles Fearn

    Chief Executive Officer

    Giles joined Petredec in 1996 as a trader in the London office. Appointed to Risk Manager in 1998 he was transferred to the refrigerated trading division covering the North Sea and Mediterranean. Relocating to Singapore in the role of Eastern Trading Manager, Giles oversaw the growth of Petredec’s East of Suez trading footprint and was promoted to Global Trading Manager in 2008. He became Group Chief Executive in 2010 and is based in London.

  • Jonathan Fancher

    Chief Commercial Officer

    After beginning his career in the energy sector at Apex Oil’s Monaco office in 2006, Jonathan joined Petredec in 2012. He served as Eastern Head of Trading for two years in Singapore prior to becoming Chief Operating Officer and Head of Investment in 2018. He has since taken up the role of Chief Commercial Officer in 2020. Jonathan holds an executive MBA from INSEAD University, a BA in Economics from DePauw University, and is currently based in London.

  • Andy Hoatson

    Head of LPG Trading

    After completing a degree in Law, Andy started his career in the LPG industry as a shipbroker with Clarksons in London, transferring to their Singapore office during the latter part of 2012. He joined Petredec Singapore in May 2014 as a trader, focusing on the Middle East and Asian fully refrigerated markets. He was promoted to Head of LPG Trading in 2019.