PETROLIN is an international petroleum group active in hydrocarbons, mines and infrastructures having a policy for creation of enterprises and partnerships based on the promotion of African values and engagement of local manpower. Since its creation, Petrolin has built a strategic presence in several key oil and gas projects, as well as other diversified projects in Africa. Driven by its pan-African vision and supported by a solid international network and well developed local networks, Petrolin has been the catalyst for a number of innovative projects in Africa. Petrolin Group was founded in 1992 by Mr Samuel Dossou-Aworet, a seasoned businessman with over 40 years’ experience in the oil and mining sector. Mr. Dossou-Aworet has held high-ranking positions within State structures and in the private sector. Mr. Dossou-Aworet plays a strategic role in the promotion and the development of oil majors and indigenous companies in many African countries.