Global Business Director – Chlor-alkali/Vinyls Market Services at IHS Markit
Mr. Chuck Carr is the global business leader of chlor-alkali/vinyls for Chemical Market Services at IHS Markit. Mr. Carr was previously senior director global olefins and service leader for the North American Light Olefins Market Advisory Service. His focus for the past ten years has primarily been on olefins and the analysis of the propylene and propylene derivative markets for hundreds of global customers. He has more than 30 years of experience in the oil & gas and chemicals industries, including refinery engineering/operations, purchasing, plastics logistics and olefins commercial activities. He became director of propylene studies in the olefins group in 2006, when Chemical Market Associates, Inc. (CMAI) was acquired by IHS, now IHS Markit. Previously, he was with Total Petrochemicals USA for more than two decades. He received a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Oklahoma, US, and is a registered professional engineer in the state of Texas.