Phil Valtairo is co-founder and CEO of Fuelster, a Los Angeles-based company that provides on-demand mobile fuel delivery services to corporate clients and individual customers. Fuelster set a goal of building innovation into the retail gas industry and developed a service that enables drivers to order fuel for delivery directly to their vehicles. Since launching its mobile fuel delivery services in early 2017, Fuelster has experienced rapid growth and generated exceptional results. Fuelster has set its sights on further innovation to include mobile electric charging on its delivery platform.
Phil grew up learning about the oil industry from his father, an engineer who worked at the Texaco refinery in Wilmington, California for over 25 years. Phil leads Fuelster’s vision, strategy and growth, including the formation of new strategic partnerships that provide remarkable growth opportunities for Fuelster, the on-going development of Fuelster’s advanced technologies, and the strategic expansion of Fuelster’s operations.
Prior to Fuelster, Phil served in various senior-level roles for several companies in the financial services and real estate industries, including SVP at Prospect Mortgage, VP-Controller at LPL Financial, and Group Controller at The Macerich Company. Phil began his career at Deloitte, serving financial services and real estate clients.
Phil, a certified public accountant, holds a BS in Accounting from the Leventhal School of Accounting at the University of Southern California and an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.