Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Suder was named the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Contanda LLC in February 2020. Mike assumes the role of CEO after the merger of Contanda LLC and BW Terminals, Inc. is complete in 2020.
Mr. Suder has been the CEO of BW Terminals, Inc. (formerly named Blackwater Midstream Corp.) since the company’s inception in May 2008 through November 2016, returning in August 2018 through present. He also serves on the Board of Directors of the Company.
Under his leadership, the company experienced tremendous growth from being a fledgling start-up company to a well-respected storage service provider, with capacity of approximately 3 million barrels spread over three terminals in the greater New Orleans, LA area and in Brunswick, GA.
Mike has been in the terminal industry for over 25 years, serving in a variety of leadership roles at Delta Terminal Services, Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, ArcLight Capital Partners and LBC Tank Terminals.
Mr. Suder received a B.A from George Washington University in 1976.