Karl Fails

Karl Fails, Chief Operations Officer

Karl Fails is Chief Operations Officer of Sunoco LP. He is responsible for all aspects of the petroleum and renewable fuel supply chain, including supply and trading activities, fuel pricing, product quality, trucking transportation and midstream operations, which includes product terminals and transmix processing facilities. Mr. Fails previously held the position of Chief Commercial Officer and various other leadership positions during his tenure at Sunoco. Prior to joining Sunoco in 2010, Mr. Fails served in various operations and engineering roles in the refining business for both Valero Energy and Exxon. He holds Bachelor’s degrees in Chemical Engineering and Math from Brigham Young University and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of California, Berkeley.