Tobias Tasche

Tobias Tasche

CEO, PennWhite
Tobias Tasche is CEO of PennWhite Limited, a subsidiary of Manali Petrochemicals Limited. He is responsible for the overall performance and development of the company. He is also responsible for growing PennWhite’s footprint in the UK & Europe and taking its expertise to the Indian and other global markets.

Tobias comes with 25 years’ experience in regional and global roles in downstream oil products and speciality petrochemicals, in the UK, and elsewhere in Europe, Africa and the East. His expertise spans general management, supply chain and operations. Earlier, he had worked in product development, technical services, product management and business development in the retail and B2B domains.

Prior to his current role, Tasche worked in executive roles in Shell International, Gulf Oil International and most recently was Managing Director of SIP Speciality Oils and Fluids, a speciality chemicals distributor in London. He is a Member of the Institute of Directors (UK) and a Member of the Society of Automotive Engineers (US).


  • Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Twente, the Netherlands