Senior Director, Olefins & Elastomers, IHS Chemical
Houston, Texas, U.S.
Mr. Bill Hyde serves as Senior Director on the Chemical Insight Olefins Team, where he leads a group focused on analyzing markets related to C4 Olefins, synthetic and natural rubber and tire raw materials. He has published a number of papers on the Olefins and Elastomers industries as well as presented at related conferences around the world. Mr. Hyde regularly provides commentary and analysis to the monthly report Global C4 Olefins & Elastomers, as well as the World Butadiene Analysis, the World Butylenes Analysis, the World Synthetic Rubber Analysis, and the World MTBE Analysis, annual studies produced by IHS Chemical. An industry veteran of more than 20 years, Mr. Hyde began his career with Union Carbide Corporation in 1990 where he had various positions including engineering, optimization, planning and logistics. He later joined Texas Petrochemicals as a Business Analyst. Mr. Hyde’s university degrees include Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Chemical Engineering from Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, U.S., and an M.B.A. from Tulane University, New Orleans, La., U.S.