- CEO & Managing Director World LPG Association
James Rockall is the CEO & Managing Director of the World LPG Association (WLPGA). Based in Paris, he has full responsibility for legal, financial, operational, strategic, governance and performance-related aspects of the organisation with customers operating in more than 125 countries around the world.
The WLPGA is the authoritative voice of the global LPG industry, representing the full LPG value chain. It brings together private and public companies involved in one, several or all activities of the industry. It develops long-term partnerships with international organisations and implements projects on local and global scale.
Mr Rockall has 25 years of global experience in the energy sector. He has a very strong energy and business development background having worked for Shell International in senior management positions in The Netherlands and Venezuela. Prior to joining the WLPGA in July 2003, James worked for two years as a Director of the global energy group ALSTOM SA.
He is a Chartered Chemical Engineer with a Master’s degree with Honours from the University of Nottingham in the UK and an MBA from the Institute of Management Development in Lausanne, Switzerland.
James has joint British and French nationality. He has a Dutch wife and two children. In his free time he is a keen sailor.