Jonathan Burst
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Since becoming CEO in 1999, Mr. Burst has worked diligently to support Fuel Performance Solutions’ unique technology with some of the top experts and business minds in the industry.  He has put together the team internally and externally (manufacturing and distribution partners) and guided Fuel Performance Solutions’ to the forefront of the global fuel additive market.  He holds a B.A in Economics from the University of Missouri.


Stuart Beath
Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Beath has been with Fuel Performance Solutions’ since 2001, serving as CFO since 2007.  He has a significant background in corporate finance, investment banking, public and private equity, and debt transactions.  He previously served as a Vice President at both Stifel, Nicolaus & Co. and A.G. Edwards & Sons.  Mr. Beath also served on the board and audit committee for Anchor Gaming.  He holds a B.A. from Williams College and an M.B.A. from the Darden School at the University of Virginia.


Axel Farhi
Director, Global Business Development

 Mr. Farhi joined Fuel Performance Solutions’ in 2004 after serving as Vice President of Operations for Gulf Oil International in London, where he supervised Gulf’s retail and lubricants operations in over 60 countries.  He holds a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Strasbourg University in France.


Thomas M. Powell

 Mr. Powell joined Fuel Performance Solutions’ in 2005 after serving in accounting management roles of increasing responsibility at Deloitte, Ameren, and CitiMortgage.  In his role as Treasurer, Mr. Powell supports the CFO in all finance and accounting functions.  He holds a BSBA in Accounting from Saint Louis University and is a Certified Public Accountant.

James Lodge
Technical Manager

 James joined Fuel Performance Solutions’ in January 2014 as our Technical Advisor after gaining BSC Hons in Chemistry at the University of Manchester.  James has the knowledge and know how to support and lead our customers and the Fuel Performance Solutions’ team through detailed trials ensuring they are managed within the company parameters to give everyone total satisfaction and support.  James is a very motivated member of Fuel Performance Solutions’ and strives to ensure all new research and development news is shared both with the customer and Fuel Performance Solutions’ colleagues so he is very proactive in the field to maintain confidence and customer support.

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