Michael D. Smith

Vice President-EMEA, Chemical, IHS Markit


Düsseldorf, Germany


Mr. Michael D. Smith serves as vice president of EMEA - Chemical at IHS Markit. He has 34 years of experience in the chemicals industry, including 20 years working with petrochemicals and plastics. He started his chemical career in 1980 at BASF AG in Ludwigshafen, Germany. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and an Master of Business Administration from Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona.​, US​