Mr. Wiessman has served as one of our Directors since July 2017 and as a member of our Audit and Compensation Committees since August 2020. Mr. Wiessman is the controlling owner and executive chair of the board of directors of Sonol, the second largest oil company in Israel. He has more than 40 years of experience in the oil and retail industries. He served as the chair of the board of directors of Alon USA Partners GP, LLC from 2012 until its merger with a subsidiary of the Company in February 2018. Mr. Wiessman also served as executive chair of the board of directors of Alon USA Energy, Inc. from 2000 until 2015, a director from 2000 until its merger with a subsidiary of the Company in July 2017 and its president and chief executive officer from its formation in 2000 until 2005. From 1994 to 2015, Mr. Wiessman served as a director of Alon Israel Oil Company, Ltd., an Israeli energy service company, and served as its chief executive officer and president from 1994 to 2014. In 1976, after serving in the Israeli Air Force, he became chief executive officer of Bielsol Ltd., a privately-owned Israeli company that owns and operates gasoline stations and owns real estate in Israel. Mr. Wiessman is a founder of Gefen Capital, a venture capital fund, which is a U.S. Israeli investment fund that targets high growth Israeli startups with disruptive technologies.