Valero reaches new heights with Kepion CPM

By Emily Jordan - Updated August 30, 2018

Seattle, WA (Monday 11th September, 2017) – Valero, based in San Antonio, Texas, is a Fortune 50 manufacturer and marketer of transportation fuels and other petrochemical products. Valero is run by approximately 10,000 employees with assets including 15 petroleum refineries with a combined throughput capacity of approximately 3.1 million barrels per day and 11 ethanol plants with a combined production capacity of approximately 1.45 billion gallons per year. In 2017, Valero selected Kepion and River Logic to effectively forecast demand and align capital expenditures and labor costs across global operations.

By adopting an automated data collection process, Valero is reducing planning cycles from days to minutes. It enables finance managers to leverage scenario planning and see the immediate impact of changes in exchange rates, staff changes, and drilling contracts on the company’s bottom line. Kepion facilitates the governance of granular level data enabling Valero to work with precise monthly rolling forecasts in a streamlined fashion.

About Kepion on the Microsoft BI Platform

Kepion ( delivers global corporate performance management software (CPM) based on Microsoft’s technology across the North & South America, Australia, Europe and Asia. Companies, which include some of Microsoft’s top enterprise customers, have adopted Kepion Planning as their global budgeting and financial forecasting software.

Since Kepion is built on the Microsoft Business Intelligence platform, customers are able to plug their own Microsoft BI tools directly to Kepion for reporting and analysis.  Kepion business performance management software allows business users to easily enter their targets for company-wide strategic plans, top-down & bottom-up budgeting and continuous fiscal & rolling forecasting, all within a single, easy to navigate web interface environment.

About Kepion

Kepion delivers performance management solutions for the office of finance. Kepion is built on the Microsoft BI platform powered by SQL Server. Kepion provides an entirely web-based planning solution founded on the principle “Simply Flexible: Providing simple access & navigation to your needed information, combined with a fully flexible platform to build solutions that fit around your key business functions”.

For more information, please visit our website at or email us at

The announcement of a customer’s selection of Kepion software is not necessarily indicative of the timing of recognition of revenue therefrom or the amount of revenue for any particular period. In addition, in many cases Kepion’s software must be successfully implemented and deployed to enable the customer to achieve its business objectives. The announcement of a customer’s selection of Kepion software