Johannes Louw

Vice President Trading, Refining & Supply at Sasol

Johannes Louw has extensive work experience in the energy industry, primarily with Sasol and Sasol Nitro. Johannes served in various leadership roles at Sasol, including Vice President Trading, Refining & Supply, Vice President Planning and Optimization, Vice President Planning, and Vice President Chemicals Optimization. Prior to joining Sasol, they worked as the General Manager of Fertilizers at Sasol Nitro.

Johannes Louw completed a PhD in Chemical Engineering from Stellenbosch University between 1987 and 1992. Johannes also holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from La Trobe University. No start or end year is provided for the MBA program.



  • Vice President Trading, Refining & Supply

    July, 2022 - present

  • Vice President Planning And Optimisation

    November, 2020

  • Vice President Planning

    September, 2017

  • Vice President Chemicals Optimisation

    June, 2014