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EL DORADO, Arkansas, April 18, 2017 - Murphy USA Inc. (MUSA), a leading retailer of fuel and convenience merchandise with more than 1,400 stores in 26 states, today announced that Daryl Schofield will join the company as Executive Vice President, Fuels, effective as of  May 3.  Mr. Schofield will have overall responsibility for the entire fuels value chain and fuels organization for Murphy USA.  

Mr. Schofield joins the company from Tesoro Corporation where he was Senior Vice President of Tesoro`s Commercial business, responsible for the commercial optimization and monetization of their integrated value chains across Refining, Logistics and Marketing. He also held senior commercial roles at Talisman Energy and BP International and spent more than 12 years in investment banking early in his career.  He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree, with honors, in Business Studies and Economics from The University of Sheffield, England.

"We are delighted to welcome Daryl to Murphy USA as we continue our strategy of independent growth with one of the strongest fuels positions in the industry. Daryl`s expertise and experience across the fuels value chain and across different markets and commodities will enable Murphy USA to enhance its positions strategically as we grow our business. Daryl`s success in developing strategy, delivering profits and competing aggressively for market leadership makes him a significant addition to our leadership team.  Without question, the contributions that he and his teams make will further bolster the competitive advantage of Murphy USA`s distinct fuel supply chain which underpin our broader strategy." 

About Murphy USA
Murphy USA (MUSA) is a leading retailer of gasoline and convenience merchandise with 1,400 stores located primarily in the Southwest, Southeast and Midwest United States. The company and its team of over 9,000 employees serve an estimated 1.6 million customers each day through its network of retail sites in 26 states. The majority of Murphy USA sites are located in close proximity to Walmart stores. The company also markets fuel and other products at standalone stores under the Murphy Express brand.  Murphy USA ranks 258 among Fortune 500 companies.

Media Contact:
Jerianne Thomas - Director of Corporate Communications
Office - 870.875.7770

Investor Contact:
Christian Pikul - Director of Investor Relations
Office - 870-875-7683

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Source: Murphy USA Inc. via GlobeNewswire