Coloured Finches is an energy investment company that invests in businesses in the downstream hydrocarbon markets including biofuels. Coloured Finches was established in 2012 by entrepreneurs and executives from the downstream fuel industry.
The partners of Coloured Finches incorporate unique and complementary expertise and international experience. As a team they stand for deep market insights, strategic leadership, entrepreneurship, operational excellence and a vast network.
In 2013 Coloured Finches founded a greenfield and integrated wholesale, distribution, tank storage and marine fuel business under the name FinCo in Northwest Europe.
As AFCO Energy the company owns and operates an international supply & trading business with headquarters in Singapore since 2014.
Coloured Finches founded Alkion Terminals in 2016 in partnership with Paris based InfraVia. Alkion Terminals is a bulk liquid tank terminal company with 10 terminals across Europe.
Coloured Finches has a buy-and build approach by investing in existing businesses and developing new ventures which contribute to the integrated downstream model.
The Coloured Finches team takes hereby a hands-on approach getting actively involved in the daily management and the growth of the business.
Dordrecht, May 29, 2020
Due to the growth in activities and the number of employees, FinCo Fuel will move to a more spacious office at K.P. van der Mandelelaan 120 in Rotterdam as of 1 June 2020. "This office has more character and has an energy efficient A label so that we can better realize our ambitions," says Jan-Willem van der Velden, member of the board of FinCo Fuel Group. "We are now ready for the next phase of our growth ambitions from Rotterdam."
FinCo Fuel strives to provide a pleasant and inspiring workplace for its employees. With an eye to the future, it is also positive for attracting new talent. Therefore the new location in Rotterdam is easily accessible by public transport, it offers more space with many facilities and is centrally located in the Brainpark of Rotterdam.