Fred Lord
  • Bachelor of Arts, Furman Univ.
  • MBA, Univ. of Connecticut
  • Bachelor of Laws, Western New England Univ. School of Law

Fred Lord


Fred brings over 40 years of experience in the delivered fuels industry in various operational and financial management roles.

Before joining Cetane, Fred had been with HOP Energy and its predecessor as its corporate treasurer for over 25 years where he worked on over 50 acquisitions and multiple refinancings. He has been active in industry trade associations and is currently on the executive committee of the Connecticut Energy Marketers Association.

Fred has been involved in numerous acquisitions during his career. His expertise extends the capabilities of Cetane’s transaction execution team. Fred brings wide-ranging experience and a friendly manner that is so important in bringing transactions across the finish line.

Fred holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Furman University, an MBA from the University of Connecticut and a law degree from Western New England University School of Law.

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We were very pleased to have such a knowledgeable and experienced company in our corner with the team at Cetane. It was obvious that they knew the best process and how to get the ball over the goal line. Their advice throughout the process was greatly appreciated and we thoroughly enjoyed working with them.

— Steve Lombardi, Brodeur’s Oil, Moosup, CT