Senior Director – Aromatics, IHS Markit
Mr Ashish Pujari serves as a senior director – Chemical at IHS Markit, Singapore, and has the responsibility for the Asian Aromatics business and Global Fibers and Feedstock business. He is the service leader for three subscription services covering the Global Polyester, Nylon and the Asian Aromatics value chain. Apart from regular market and outlook updates, Mr. Pujari also leads initiatives in creating and updating the long-term outlook for the polyester value chain. He has also been involved in numerous consulting studies in the past four years. Prior to joining Chemical Market Associates, Inc. (CMAI) in 2009, Mr. Pujari gained 15 years of experience with Reliance Industries Limited in India. He started his career as a project and operations engineer and was involved in the startup and commissioning of the Hazira complex on the west coast of India. He shifted to the commercial role in mid-1998 and worked as a business analyst for Reliance’s executive management before shifting to a sales and marketing role, handling Fibers Intermediates. Mr. Pujari holds a B.E. in Chemical and Polymer Engineering from Maharashtra Institute of Technology, Pune, India, and completed his Executive MBA, at the Indian Institute of Management (IIMB), Bangalore, India.