Engen is an African-based energy group focused on the refining and marketing of petroleum, lubricants and functional fluids, chemicals and retail convenience services, through an extensive network of service stations across 7 countries* in southern Africa and the Indian Ocean Islands. With a history stretching back to 1881, and trading as Engen since 1993, we have grown our business from our roots in South Africa by leveraging the expertise of our employees to include manufacturing plants, distribution networks and retail service stations. Engen is majority owned by PETRONAS (74% holding), one of the world’s leading oil companies and a member of the FORTUNE 500. PHEMBANI, a black-controlled South African company focused on the broader energy sector, holds 21.2%, while a Phembani-led consortium holds the remaining 4.8%.* The company description for this page is added by the organisation and is not written by Top Employers Institute.