Vice President, Global Chemical Business Development, IHS Markit
Mr. Mark Eramo is vice president of Global Chemical Business Development at IHS Markit. In this current role which began in August 2015, he leads a global team that is working with existing and new clients to develop and strengthen business relationships at executive levels and to ensure a full understanding of the breadth of IHS Markit offerings for the chemical Industry. Prior to this role, he had responsibility for the chemical market insight teams that provide in-depth market research and analysis on nearly 300 chemical and plastics products in every major region. Based in Houston, Texas, Mr. Eramo joined the company during the acquisition of Chemical Market Associates, Inc. (CMAI) in May 2011. He worked at CMAI (Chemical Market Associates) for more than 13 years, where, in his last role as executive vice president, he was responsible for CMAI's global market advisory services covering base chemicals, intermediates and plastics markets. He served on the Board of CMAI. Previously, he worked in the chemical industry for more than twelve years with Vista Chemical Company holding positions in technical sales, customer service and product management. He received a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from Cornell University, US, where he also enjoyed playing football for the Big Red.