President and Chief Executive Officer
Eric Slifka was elected President, Chief Executive Officer and director of Global GP LLC, the general partner of
Global Partners LP, in March 2005. He has been employed with Global Companies LLC or its predecessors since 1987. Mr.
Slifka served as President and Chief Executive Officer and a director of Global Companies LLC since July 2004 and as Chief
Operating Officer and a director of Global Companies LLC from its formation in December 1998 to July 2004. Prior to 1998,
Mr. Slifka held various senior positions in the accounting, supply, distribution and marketing departments of the
predecessors to Global Companies LLC. He is a member of the National Petroleum Council and serves on the board of
directors of the Energy Policy Research Foundation, Inc., the Massachusetts Youth Committed to Winning and
Massachusetts General Hospital President’s Council. Mr. Slifka is the son of the late Alfred A. Slifka and the nephew of
Executive Vice President
Andrew Slifka was elected to serve as a director of our general partner in April 2012 and has been serving as
Executive Vice President of Global Partners LP since March 2012 and President of Alliance Energy LLC and its predecessor
Alliance Energy Corp. since November 2007. He has been employed with Alliance since 1999. Mr. Slifka served as Vice
President and General Manager for the Northeast region (RI, MA, NH, and ME) of Alliance Energy Corp. from 1999 to 2003
and as Executive Vice President from 2003 to November 2007. From 1991 to 1999 Mr. Slifka held various positions in the
supply, distribution, and marketing departments with the predecessor of Global Companies LLC, Global Petroleum Corp. He
serves on the boards of directors of NECSEMA (New England Convenience Store & Energy Marketers Association), the
National Multiple Sclerosis Society, the CF & MS Fund Foundation Inc. and is on the board of trustees of The Rivers School.
Additionally, Mr. Slifka is a Member of the ExxonMobil National Council. Mr. Slifka is the son of Richard Slifka and the
nephew of the late Alfred A. Slifka.
|Daphne H. Foster|
Chief Financial Officer
Daphne H. Foster was elected to serve as a director of our general partner in May 2016 and has been Chief Financial
Officer of Global Partners LP since July 2013. Ms. Foster served as Treasurer of Global Partners LP from 2010 until June
2013. She joined Global in 2007. Her experience in the petroleum products industry includes several years as a Vice
President in the Energy and Utilities Division of Bank of Boston. She started her banking career in 1982 at Bank of Boston
and later joined Citizens Financial Group, where she oversaw the Loan Officer Development Program. Ms. Foster received a
bachelor's degree and an MBA from Boston University.
Chief Operating Officer
Mark A. Romaine has been Chief Operating Officer of Global Partners LP since July 2013. Mr. Romaine served
as the Senior Vice President of Light Oil Supply and Distribution for Global Partners LP from 2006 until June 2013. He
joined a predecessor company
to Global in 1998 as Premium Fuels Marketing Manager. His experience in the petroleum products industry includes operations and
marketing positions with Plymouth, MA - based
Volta Oil. Mr. Romaine received a bachelor’s degree from Providence College and
an MBA from the University of Massachusetts.
|Edward J. Faneuil |
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Edward J. Faneuil was elected Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of our general partner in
March 2005. He has been employed with Global Companies LLC or its predecessors since 1991. Mr. Faneuil served as
General Counsel and Secretary of Global Companies LLC since its formation in December 1998. He previously served as
Executive Vice President, Secretary, and General Counsel of Alliance Energy LLC (now a wholly owned subsidiary of Global
Partners LP). He currently serves as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Global Petroleum
Corporation. Mr. Faneuil received a bachelor’s degree from Trinity College and a J.D. from Suffolk University Law School.
|Charles A. Rudinsky |
Executive Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer
Charles A. Rudinsky was elected Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer of our general partner and of
Global Partners LP in March 2005 and was named Executive Vice President and Treasurer in February 2007. Mr. Rudinsky
continues to serve as Executive Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer. He has been employed with Global Companies
LLC or its predecessors since 1988. Mr. Rudinsky served as Assistant Controller from 1988 to 1997 and as the Senior
Controller and Chief Accounting Officer of Global Companies LLC since its formation in December 1998. Mr. Rudinsky
earned a bachelor's degree from Boston College and an MBA from Babson College.