F8 Ventures

F8 Ventures is a consultancy firm to the oil trading industry, predominantly engaged on trading related downstream projects involving refining, distribution and retail assets. We offer over 20 years experience within the oil trading industry and provide effective hands on support on evaluation, deal structuring and risk management.


F8 Ventures was started by Ronny Elénius in 2015 and is based in Stockholm, Sweden. Ronny comes from a background of over 20 years within the oil trading industry and positions such as Managing Director - EMEA Head of Origination at Morgan Stanley and EMEA Head of Business Development at Litasco. More..


F8 Ventures typically get engaged on downstream projects in Europe and Africa. Recent projects has included advisory in relation to refinery financing and acquisitions, terminal acquisition, processing agreements and risk management support. More..


F8 Ventures work in partnership with Contango Storage which is an oil storage company which manages over 25 million barrels of storage capacity in Europe and China and has more than 20 years’ experience in the storage and trading industry.

Through a partnership with Chinese entrepreneurs, Contango Storage has recently developed a storage business in China under the name ContangoKai. Through ContangoKai´s exclusive partnership with the terminal owners ContangoKai has access to more than 22 million barrels of storage capacity for both crude oil and clean and dirty products.

Contango Storage also provides technical and commercial consultancy services and provide project management on terminal expansions and modifications. For more information on Contango and ContangoKai please click here