Joseph Petrowski is the former CEO of Cumberland Farms Gulf Oil Group, a diversified petroleum and retail convenience store holding company with $16 billion in annual revenues in 2013.

After leaving Cumberland Farms, Mr. Petrowski founded Mercantor Partners; a private equity group focused on downstream energy investments. Mr. Petrowski is a member of the Board and non-executive Chairman of Gulf Oil, and advisor to the Chairman of Brookwood Financial in Beverly, Ma., a $3 billion private equity firm investing in downstream fueling, real estate, and convenience retail. He is also a member of the Board of South Jersey Industries, a publicly traded natural gas utility, and national energy merchant; a member of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston’s Advisory Council; a Trustee of both Boston College High School and Trinity Catholic Schools; and he serves on the Board of the Society of Independent Gasoline Marketers. Mr. Petrowski graduated cum laude from Harvard University.